Paul A. Panzica Beyond the Soul’s Meridian June 8, 2016
When eyes can’t see the mind is blind.
Today, one of the greatest concerns to the health of our children is the issue of Autism. Current scientific estimations are now reporting that as many as 1 out of 50 children born in the United States (predominately males) are afflicted with autism or ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder). (1) Rates of autism from other developed nations are similar to US numbers with rare exception. Despite many theories as to the cause of this epidemic there does not seem to be a consensus within our conventional science to explain why this phenomena is happening. Even in my experience within the integrative health community, the true etiology of what is occurring still remains a mystery. Despite our twentieth century theories suggesting that it is due to toxins in the environment, heavy metals and preservatives within the vaccines, hyper-stimulation of the immune system either through the immunizations or natural illness, GMO food products, etc, etc, the correlations between these substances and practices are at best weak. Yet, there are three very distinct empirical observations that have been made within recent times that are now strongly suggesting the primary reasons for why we are now saddled with this current specter of Autism. Continue reading “Autism as an Unnatural and Supernatural Phenomena”