This HND piece is the latest installment in our annual coverage of National Autism Awareness Month. This time, we look into compelling evidence that nasty herpesvirues CMV and HHV-6 could be involved in the epidemic of autism spectrum disorder.
We link out to lots of good material, including the original paper from Dr. Leo Kanner, who first described the disorder in 1943. We also cover the breakthrough ideas of Michael J. Goldberg, MD, who's been bucking the medical establishment, while curing kids along the way. However, the scariest stuff is probably the litany of illnesses caused by these horrible and omnipresent viruses.
Read the complete article.