Environmental Insults: The Missing PieceThe Autism Site
Genes play a huge role in the onset of Autism — but in order for gene expression to reflect the disorder, there needs to be an environmental trigger. The problem is that no one is really sure what that trigger is. While the most popular theory (or, the most publicized) alleges that vaccines can trigger Autism, there are more than thirty valid hypotheses on the subject. Dr. William Walsh, of the Walsh Research Institute (which specializes in biochemistry), sits down to explain why genetic predisposition is only part of the puzzle.
Learn about some of the leading theories for an Autism-inducing environmental insult by watching this video.