Flashback Friday: The Best Foods for Fighting Autism and Brain Inflammation

published 5 months ago by Michael Greger M.D. FACLM

One food may be able to combat all four purported causal factors of autism: synaptic dysfunction, oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction, and neuroinflammation. The sulforaphane found in five cents’ worth of broccoli sprouts has been shown to benefit autism in a way no drug ever has in randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.

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