27 May '12, 12am

You Can't Bleach Autism Out of a Child | Care2 Causes

Since my teenage son Charlie was diagnosed with autism almost 13 years ago in July of 1999, we have heard of too many “remedies,” “treatments” and “cures” for autism to count. Most have promised miraculous results; pretty much all are presented by their practitioners as “science-based”; many are on a collision course with what any of us would do to treat any condition. The most recent, and one of the most boggling-the-mind, treatment we have heard of is bleach. Yes, the very substance you perhaps use as a household cleanser is being discussed as a treatment that “recovers” children from autism, at a conference called Autism One this weekend. Bleach Enemas As a “Treatment” For Autism Autism One is an annual conference whose stated mission is to educate “parents, professionals, and the public about the care, treatment, recovery and prevention of autism and related disorders ...

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