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The Exploitation of Autism

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What is "CD Autism?"  It's one of the so called treatments some health care professionals are selling to families as a means to "recover" loved ones from autism.

CD Autism is one of the most alarming and contrversial, but it's just one of many practices that have activists concerned.

Dr. Julian and Emily will go into more depth about "CD autism" and other controversial practices marketed to families through the continual misrepresentation and exploitation of autism.

What leads people to think it is ok to feed chlorine dioxide to their children? What kind of health care professionals and doctors engage in these practices? How do these practices affect autistic people and the greater community?

We'll lay out what people need to look for when seeking treatments and services.