Autism and Parkinsons Linked

I read an interesting article by By Nieske Zabriskie, ND about a link between autism and parkinson’s.  According to Zabriskie, “Autism and Parkinson’s disease are two seemingly unrelated conditions. Yet, they are tied together by a common denominator—glutathione deficiency.

Glutathione deficiency has been associated with several neurological and degenerative diseases. Glutathione is a potent antioxidant that has been shown to decrease with age, and these diminished levels manifest in increased oxidative stress associated with neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, autism and Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS).” To read the rest of this article :


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