Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital neurologist Herbert argues that autism is not a deficiency of the brain but the brains reaction to bodily disorder stemming from various triggers, namely, specific foods, environmental toxins, viruses, and stress. Shes courting controversy here, but she is an inter-nationally known expert in the field. And her book is a Harvard Health Publication, which says something; HHP books have big reach. Important for many readers.

After years of treating patients and analyzing scientific data, prominent Harvard researcher and clinician Dr. Herbert offers a revolutionary new view of autism and a transformative strategy for dealing with it.