Biomedical Update [Gastro. Pain & Other Issues]

It’s been a little over a month since I provided an update on my daughter’s biomedical treatment. I thank God that the biomedical treatment enabled my daughter to start communication with 1-2 unprompted speech and 3+ scripted words. The communication has enabled her to indicate that she is in pain. Of late, she started to […]

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Highlights/Bio-med Updates- DAN! Doctor?- CHECK!!

In my last post, I shared that God had revealed to me that things will start to move “sooner than expected”. Oh boy…didn’t that come to pass. See, we had trouble locating a DAN! doctor… but soon after that revelation, we got linked to this wonderful doctor 1 hour away from us. I will discuss […]

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Life is a gift [Lesson concerning Autism]

“Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” (Psalm 90:12, NIV) Life is a gift, even in the midst of autism, life is a gift. On Saturday night, I was thinking of what blog post I would write. I just knew that I was fed up with my daughter’s […]

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Herx Reaction + Candida die off?

Probiotics are key to one’s bio-med regimen as It re-populates the gut with good bacteria. This is particulary essential for children on the spectrum as their gut flora is imbalanced and has more bad bacteria than good. A recently conducted study in mice with autistic behaviors proves that probiotics play a key role in bio-med. […]

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What color is the school bus? (BioMed Update)

I remember when my daughter was given the official diagnosis, the doctor was keen to suggest medication for my daughter’s hyperactivity. She actually offered to write up us a prescription almost right there and then. I can’t imagine what would have happened if I went down that path of medicating her. I am not against […]

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My ancestors and their “gut feeling”

I hail from a very conservative tribe in Kenya. My dad went on to study in the UK and he provided a very comfortable lifestyle for us but in our daily lives some tribal stuff just stuck out like a sore thumb. What a dichotomy. My parents seldom spoke and did things that seemed queer […]

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GFCF Diet Update

I started my daughter on the Gluten Free Casein Free diet in September. 1 week later my daughter got a mystery fever which she has plenty of times. As a precaution, we took her to the urgent care (it was a Sunday and her PCP was closed) since she has a long history of ear […]

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