THE AUTISM ENIGMA TRAILER
Premiered December 2011 on CBC-TV’s The Nature Of Things With David Suzuki
Also broadcast June 2012 in France and Germany on ARTE
and August 2012 in Australia on ABC.


The Autism Enigma looks at the progress of an international group of scientists who are looking for clues to the baffling disorder by examining the amazingly diverse and powerful microbial ecosystem that’s an essential part of the human gastrointestinal tract, and the extraordinary efforts of parents who have been relentlessly pushing science forward in hopes of finding answers for their children’s condition.

To buy a DVD of the English language version, (North American shipping only) visit the PBS Sales website: http://www.shoppbs.org/product/index.jsp?productId=13001395&cp=&kw=autism+enigma&origkw=autism+enigma&sr=1

To buy a DVD of the French language version, AUTISME, LA CLÉ DU MYSTÈRE, visit the French Connection Films website: http://www.frenchcx.com/fr/boutique/autisme-la-cle-du-mystere/

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  • Comments

    • Sheree Boyd: Someone please please look at this and disseminate to the appropriate people involved in this documentary. I've been trying to get onto the creators about this since I saw this documentary on Australian Television years ago. My dvd arrived and I watched it this morning. "Human Probiotic Infusion"...
    • A.Bardales: 1. Great job by both the interviewer and Dr. MacFade in presenting this topic in a clear understandable way for the benefit of humankind. Thanks !!. .....
    • Jennifer Collins: YES, this is what GAPS has been saying. The GAPS Diet healed my son from autism. Google Gut and Psychology Syndrome to find out why and how. So nice to see the microbiome making it to mainstream news FINALLY! So many lost children and so many misinformed doctors misinforming desperate parents becaus...
    • Mary Ellen: As woman who became ill with ME (or CFIDS here in the States) in my 40's, I'm very interested in Dr. MacFabe's work in regards to PPA, as my levels have consistently tested ski high via Metametrix stool testing. Even after being on SCD for 4.5 years, undergoing a series of fecal transplants with a ...
    • lucinda thaw: Hi Anna, Like you I believe that my children's gut issues and developmental issues are linked and caused by abnormal gut flora My children are on combination therapy and we have seen massive improvement in behaviour, speech and reading since starting Email me on lucindathaw@gmail.com and I let yo...
    • lucinda thaw: Hi there, I was interested to hear that your children have reflux in addition to their developmental/behavioural issues. I have done extensive reading on the subject on how abnormal gut flora cause all sorts of problems including developmental issues. The latest thinking is that an overgrowth of ...
    • Julie Hebert: Hi Anna, I do believe that the bacteria overgrowht is responsible pour child behavior. I am a Naturopath and I have a boy with autism. I have put him in a diet that kills bacteria and during the last year his behavior has changed and he was a kid in specials schools and couldn't be in place for 2...