Why Are MAPS Doctors So Expensive?

Frequently we are asked: Why are MAPS ( Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs) doctors and other autism treating physicians SO EXPENSIVE? MAPS is the Medical Academy of Pediatrics Special Needs. MAPS Doctors specialize in the medical issues commonly found in individuals with autism, using a Functional Medicine approach. A group similar to MAPS was […]

Beginner Biomedical Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder

By Robert W. Sears, MD Gluten-free, Casein-free (GFCF) Diet Do not go onto this diet suddenly. Ease into it over a couple weeks. Otherwise, your child might really freak out and stop eating. It is also helpful to go either casein or gluten free first, then do the other one so you can see which […]

Past Autism Conference Notes

Here you will find the typed up notes taken during each and every conference Lisa attends over the past three plus years. We did our best to collect all information at each conference attended, however please consider obtaining conference tapes for complete conference information. Stephen Shore July 2006 TACA meeting “Life on the Spectrum” Download […]

Autism Research Institute (ARI) Parent Ratings of Behavioral Effects of Biomedical Interventions

Autism Research Institute ● 4182 Adams Avenue ● San Diego, CA 92116 [Excerpt of article cited from ARI Publ. 34/March 2009] Download the full article here. February 2008 The parents of children affected by autism represent a vast and important reservoir of information on the benefits—and adverse effects— of the large variety of drugs and […]

Medical Information & Health Insurance

This page provides some basic medical information for review. As always, please consult with a doctor before pursuing any medical treatment. For additional information please contact us. Suggestions for Starting Biomedical Intervention for ASD Children Medical Testing Information Why Is Medical Treatment So Expensive? Supplement Information Supplements Sept. 2006 – Dr. Woeller Lecture What supplements […]

Health Insurance Coverage on a Budget

by Holly Bortfeld   This article is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be construed as authoritative tax, legal or medical advice. Please contact your tax, medical or legal consultant for verification. If you have input or suggested updates, please contact Holly. My son Max is the “million dollar man.” In the ten years […]