Dr. Wakefield points out the critical importance of getting the parents’ story about what happened to their autistic children, timing of exposure, vaccines, and more in this compelling talk on autism. He suggests that there’s a compound risk in exposure of developing immune and neurological systems to adjuvants, such as aluminum, and other toxic agents, such as mercury, causing a synergistic compound risk He shows inflammatory bowel lesions akin to, but not equivalent to, Crohn’s disease, found in the colons of autistic children. He states strongly:
The cumulative impact of the vaccine schedule has never been tested.
Disturbingly, Dr. Wakefield discusses the possibility of horizontal transmission of the vaccine infecting siblings with vaccine-associated measles that may lead to autism.
The incredible hubris and hypocrisy of the system that pushes these vaccines is made abundantly clear.
Probably most important to the parents of autistic children is that Dr. Wakefield discusses methods of treating, including application of inflammatory drugs and restrictive diets, can turn the condition around. This is a fast-paced talk by Dr. Andrew Wakefield that is chock-full of critical information.