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Top Ten Autism Stories of 2012

Top Ten Autism Stories of 2012

There were lots of reports about celebrities endorsing research, early brain scans, early blood tests for autism, various ‘genetic tests’ for autism, the flu during pregnancy influencing autism, environmental risks, some promising treatments,...
Child Development Center’s Holiday Party

Child Development Center’s Holiday Party

This past weekend marked the 4th annual holiday get-together for the staff of The Child Development Center of America. I am writing because I am so proud of our staff and the work that the Center has accomplished in such a short time. The only attendees at the...
Melatonin, Autism and Dr. Oz

Melatonin, Autism and Dr. Oz

I spend a great deal of time and energy convincing my patients to administer melatonin to their autistic children. I wish that parents would admit to more sleep problems, so the natural supplement would get used more often. It helps biorhythms, sleep, REM sleep,...