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Vitamin A may help reverse a genetic predisposition to autism. M. N. Megson, Med Hypotheses, 54(6):979-83, 2000

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Vitamin A may help reverse a genetic predisposition to autism. M. N. Megson, Med Hypotheses, 54(6):979-83, 2000

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Autism may be a disorder linked to the disruption of the G-alpha protein, affecting vitamin A receptors in the brain. A study of 60 autistic children suggests that autism may be caused by inserting a G-alpha protein defect, the pertussis toxin found in the DPT vaccine, into genetically at-risk children. Natural vitamin A may reconnect the retinoid receptors critical for vision, sensory perception, language processing and attention.

M N Megson, ‘Is autism a G-alpha protein defect reversible with natural vitamin A?’, Med Hypotheses, vol 54(6):979-83, 2000

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