Autism, Dysbiosis, and the Gut-Brain Axis: An Excerpt from

Autism, Dysbiosis, and the Gut-Brain Axis: An Excerpt from "Deciphering the Gut-Brain Axis in Clinical Practice" from the postgraduate program "Human Microbiome and Dysbiosis in Human Disease"

by Alex Vasquez


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Images enlarged 25 Sep 2017: "Autism, Dysbiosis, and the Gut-Brain Axis" is a short focused excerpt from "Deciphering the Gut-Brain Axis in Clinical Practice" which itself is excerpted from Dr Vasquez's postgraduate medical education program "Human Microbiome and Dysbiosis in Clinical Disease." This book establishes biological plausibility of the gut-brain axis in autism and also describes appropriate therapeutic interventions. This excerpt is edited and embellished from the transcript of the original video with several additional sections to cover important topics such as brain inflammation, vaccination, antibiotic interventions, and more. The ebook includes many hyperlinks to provide direct access to important articles, news, and videos.

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ISBN-13: 9781977504609
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 09/20/2017
Pages: 114
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.24(d)

About the Author

Dr Alex Vasquez is recognized internationally for his high intellectual and academic standards and for his expertise spanning and interconnecting many topics in medicine and nutrition. Dr Vasquez holds three doctoral degrees as a graduate of University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 2010), Bastyr University (Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, 1999), and University of Western States (Doctor of Chiropractic, 1996). Dr Vasquez has completed hundreds of hours of post-graduate and continuing education in subjects including Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Basic and Advanced Disaster Life Support, Nutrition and Functional Medicine; while in the final year of medical school, Dr Vasquez completed a Pre-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research hosted by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr Vasquez is the author of many textbooks, including Integrative Orthopedics (2004, 2007 2012), Functional Medicine Rheumatology (Third Edition, 2014), Musculoskeletal Pain: Expanded Clinical Strategies (2008), Chiropractic and Naturopathic Mastery of Common Clinical Disorders (2009), Integrative Medicine and Functional Medicine for Chronic Hypertension (2011), Brain Inflammation in Migraine and Fibromyalgia (2016), Mitochondrial Nutrition and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Primary Care (Second Edition, 2014), Antiviral Strategies and Immune Nutrition (2014), Mastering mTOR (2015) and the 1200-page Inflammation Mastery 4th Edition (2016) also published as a two-volume set titled Textbook of Clinical Nutrition and Functional Medicine. "DrV" has also written approximately 100 letters and articles for professional magazines and medical journals such as, British Medical Journal (BMJ), Annals of Pharmacotherapy, Nutritional Perspectives, Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics (JMPT), Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Original Internist, Integrative Medicine, Holistic Primary Care, Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (JAOA), Dynamic Chiropractic, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Current Asthma and Allergy Reports, Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, Nature Reviews Rheumatology, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, and Arthritis & Rheumatism, the Official Journal of the American College of Rheumatology.

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