Comuníquese con nosotros en TACA

Nos encantaría oír de usted TACA provee educación para padres y apoyo para familias en los Estados Unidos. Para más información en español, por favor comuníquese con Mari Nalbandian utilizando el formulario siguiente. No olvide de completar  toda la información requerida. Fill out my online form. ¿Necesita apoyo enseguida? Yahoo! Por medio de grupos de […]

International Resources

MAPS Practitioners outside the USA (MAPS; formerly known as DAN!) Kirkman International Distributors (Supplements) Australia and New Zealand Canada Chile France Germany India Ireland Italy Japan Malaysia Mexico Nigeria Puerto Rico Spain United Kingdom Other International Organizations MAPS Practitioners outside the USA (MAPS; formerly known as DAN!) Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) Clinician Registry […]

Living In A Toxic World

Updated: October 2013 We live in a very toxic world today. Posions and dangers abound and keeping yourself and your children healthy can be very difficult. Minimizing risk to the embryo and fetus is important, as is ensuring that the infant and toddler – and older, affected children too – have a minimum of toxic […]

Things That Should Be Avoided For ASD Kids

Excitotoxins Strong scientific evidence suggests these substances could cause brain damage in children, adolescents and adults; with strong emphasis on children and elderly individuals. They may affect the development of a child’s nervous system; resulting in learning disabilities and emotional difficulties later in life. It has also been determined that the placental barrier is not […]

What Is Yeast Overgrowth?

The healthy gut contains both yeast and good bacteria, in balance with each other. In many Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) kids, however, one or the other can be out of balance. Bacteria can overgrow, or there can be a complete lack of bacteria. Also, bad bacteria can develop and take over, rather than good bacteria, […]

Tips for Including Dietary Restrictions in Your Child’s IEP

When your child is on a special diet for medical reasons, getting the correct wording into your child’s IEP is very important to minimize dangerous infractions. What parents must provide Parents must get a letter from their doctor stating that for medical reasons, your child cannot have certain foods (which must be listed).  The letter […]

Sobre TACA: Talk About Curing Autism

Nuestra Misión Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) es una organización nacional que se dedica a educar y proveer apoyo para familias que se encuentran afectadas por el autismo. Es nuestra intención ayudar rápida y efectivamente a familias que hayan recientemente recibido el diagnóstico del autismo. TACA ayuda a fortalecer a la comunidad del autismo conectando […]

Getting a Diagnosis of Autism

Please note the views in this article do not necessarily express the views of Talk About Curing Autism and are an editorial provided by a parent with a child with autism. Introduction Diagnosing Autism is not always easy.  In the past 20 years, many doctors have commented – “Boys develop slower than girls”, or my […]

Diagnostic Criteria for Autism

Only well-qualified, trained professionals can issue an autism diagnosis.  The American Psychiatric Association has outlined diagnostic criteria for autism in its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).  In this article, you will find the diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorder under both DSM-5 and the DSM-IV. If your child is showing signs of […]

GFCFSF Easter Candy

GFCFSF Easter Candy By Gabriella True Below is a list of many GFCFSF candies. Many still have toxic food colorings, but they are GFCFSF. Most of these can be bought on As all of these will feed yeast, we encourage you to use them sparingly. If you know of other candies that are GFCFSF, […]

Detoxification & Methylation

Detoxification & Methylation important information for individuals on the Autism Spectrum By Dr. David Berger, Pediatrician and TACA Physician Advisory Board member Introduction Detoxification, methylation and anti-oxidants continue to play an important role in the biomedical treatment of Autism and other chronic medical conditions. A main player in this is glutathione, a small peptide derived […]

Methyl-B12: A Treatment for ASD with Methylation Issues

In this document you will find the following: Dr. James Neubrander’s Autism One Presentation, May 2005 outlining key information and discoveries about Methyl-B12 treatments Methyl-B12 Information – Some Parent Findings & Tips More resources and related information on this important issue At the Defeat Autism Now!(DAN!) 2004 conference, Methyl-B12 was awarded “most recommended medical treatment” […]

Flu Prevention

Pre- and Post-Flu Vaccination Care and Flu Prevention Tips Flu season is upon us and with the new Swine flu strain, it seems flu is everywhere. We aim to offer you helpful tips to consider to keep your family safe and healthy this flu season, and all year long. Pre and Post Vaccination Tips Renowned pediatrician […]