The Autism Enigma DVD
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The Autism Enigma looks at the progress of an international group of scientists who are looking for clues to the baffling disorder by examining the amazingly diverse and powerful microbial ecosystem that's an essential part of the human gastrointestinal tract, and the extraordinary efforts of parents who have been relentlessly pushing science forward in hopes of finding answers for their children's condition.
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- Length: 52 minutes on 1 Disc
- Stereo: Yes
- Color: Yes
- Number of Programs: 1
- Subtitles: Yes
- Production Year: 2012
- Country Of Origin: United States
- Autism is the fastest rising developmental disorder in the industrialized world. With an astounding 600% increase in the disorder in the last 20 years, scientists are still grappling with its cause. Research has been frustratingly inconclusive, but the emerging theme is that autism is triggered by environment, not heredity, and that our toxic lifestyle is now proving too much for children to bear.
Now, with a new understanding of how gut bacteria can affect the brain, researchers have begun to focus their attention on an unexpected place. The Autism Enigma looks at the progress of an international group of scientists examining the gut's amazingly diverse, and powerful microbial ecosystem for clues to the baffling disorder, and the extraordinary efforts of parents who have been relentlessly pushing science forward in hopes of finding answers for their children's condition.
This DVD features subtitles in English (SDH)