What Causes Autism?

Autism Recovery

What causes autism?  The facts are beginning to make it very obvious.  Researchers have published many papers indicating that arsenic and certain heavy metals are neurotoxins.  As such, these substances are widely accepted as toxic to the brain.   It has been proven that arsenic and heavy metals such as mercury cause mental issues identical to autism and Alzheimer’s. Believe the Research on Autism Causes! We at Optimum Health believe them! Why? Because of the fact… Continue reading

Autism Recovery: Meet Daniel

Autism recovery is finally happening for Daniel! He was diagnosed with autism when he was 2 years old. Even with constant coaching from his teacher, he lagged farther and farther behind.  In fact, at the age of 10, he had only made it to second grade material.  For nearly a decade there was no autism recovery for Daniel. Daniel’s father, Kevin, became aware of the possibility that heavy metal toxicity could be causing his son’s… Continue reading

Mercury in Medicine

Congressional Hearing of 2003: Mercury in Medicine Report This report is the result of a three-year investigation initiated in the Committee on Government Reform. The following statements were made: Is Mercury Harmful to People? Mercury is a known neurotoxin that causes symptoms similar to autism. “Mercury is hazardous to humans. Its use in medicinal products is undesirable, unnecessary and should be minimized or eliminated entirely.” FDA Says No Proof of Harm! “FDA officials have stressed… Continue reading

No Known Cause For Autism….Really?


According to the National Autism Society and traditional health, there is “no known cause for autism”, only theories that don’t seem to be concrete. Could this be because studies that would create a known cause or conclusive link to substances have not been done? As long as you only do meaningless studies you can continue to say “no known….” Watch the video showing that the meaningful studies have not been done. That said, our next… Continue reading


According to the National Autism Association, autism involves problems with the development of the brain that will typically cause repetitive stereotyped patterns of behaviors as well as social, cognitive, and communication impairments. This can cause an autistic child to have many of the following symptoms: Inability to interact with peers or make friends. Tendency to ignore those around them. Unable to initiate or sustain a conversation with others. Unable to compete with siblings and peers… Continue reading

Beryllium Sources

Food Sources for Beryllium: Rice, lettuce, kidney beans, peas, potatoes Household Products with Beryllium: Ceiling tiles, fertilizers, detergents, charcoal, kitty litter, concrete block, concrete floors, metals, roofing materials Industrial Products with Beryllium: Cement, oil & oil dry, metals, sandpaper, abrasive blasting agents (used to replace sand), grinding wheels, welding rods Other Sources of Beryllium: Nuclear weapons, aerospace industry, fluorescent tube lights made before 1949, manufacturing of electronic devices, dental appliances, golf clubs, non-sparking tools, wheel… Continue reading

Uranium Sources

Mining, grinding, and milling of uranium ores, water near granite soil or fertilizer run off, Pennsylvania’s east coast has natural uranium deposits, use in nuclear reactors as fuel and to pack nuclear fuel rods and in the production of nuclear weapons, burning of uranium metal chips and smelting operations, use in the ceramics industry for pigments, coloring porcelain, painting on porcelain, and enameling, high energy x-rays, use as catalysts for many reactions, in gas manufacture,… Continue reading

Lead Sources

Foods: Canned foods and water if transported in lead pipes Other Sources: Vehicle emissions, lead-based paint, water pipes, lead-glazed pottery, toys, eyeliner and other cosmetics, air pollution, ammunition, contaminated soil, hair dyes, insecticides, pesticides, solder, and tobacco smoke. Mining and smelting of lead. Of 275 hazardous substances at toxic waste sites, Lead rankS number 2 for risks to people around those sites.   Other Popular Topics: Optimum Health’s Concept of Healing Primary Wellness Consultations Total… Continue reading

Arsenic Sources

Food: Milk, dairy products, beef, pork, poultry, seafood, rice and cereal Other Sources: Inorganic arsenic compounds as well as sodium and potassium arsenite and arsenate are found in insecticides, pesticides and herbicides as well as in metal and glass manufacturing. Arsinenic gas is produced with metal refining, galvanizing, etching, lead plating, and in the silicone microchip industry. Older decks and homes contain wood that was treated with arsenic. Hauling lumber more than 15 years ago… Continue reading

Mercury Sources

Foods: Shellfish, tap and well water, sea food such as whale, shark, swordfish, king mackerel, tilefish, and dolphin, Freshwater fish such as black bass, walleye, trout and pike   Other Sources: Amalgams (silver colored fillings in teeth), skin lightening creams, fabric softeners, adhesives, floor waxes/polishes, cosmetics, tattoos, hair dyes, vaccines, barometers, fungicides, insecticides, laxatives, paints, pesticides, thermometers, thermostats, vehicle emissions, and improper disposal of fluorescent lamps. Coal factories/plants (emit approximately half of atmospheric mercury), volcanoes… Continue reading

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