Biomedical Video Reference List
1. Getting Started
For anyone newer to healing with diets and supplements, we recommend this 15 minute introductory video from Dr. Hirani. It covers recommended dietary modifications as well as some common supplements and treatments applicable to many autoimmune / neurological conditions — not limited to spectrum disorders.
2. Advanced Dietary options
Dr. Usman thoroughly explains advanced dietary options such as GF/CF (gluten-free, casein-free), SCD (specific carbohydrate diet), GAPS (gut and psychology syndrome), ketogenic, LOD (low oxalate diet), SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth)/FODMAPs (Fermentable, Oligo-, Di-, Mono-saccharides And Polyols), and FAILSAFE (free of additives, low in salicylates, amines and flavour enhancers).
3. PANS / PANDAS and beyond..
Dr. Swedo discusses obsessive compulsive disorder, tics, and adhd as symptoms of the ultimate brain disorder, PANS / PANDAS.
4. Metabolic Disorders associated with autism
Learn from Dr. Frye about mitochondrial disorders, disorders of redox metabolism and disorders of folate metabolism. Slides that accompany the presentation are here.
5. Foundations of Immunology
Dr. Michael Elice reviews autoimmune/immune system dysfunctions triggered by the environment, exposure to toxins, infections and foods. The interaction of the gut and the brain are described in the context of modern day illnesses that affect our children.
6. No More ADHD – Why drugs are not the answer
Dr. Block discusses ADHD and how to find the cause and fix the problem rather than covering symptoms with drugs.
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