Many inborn errors of metabolism prevent the Krebs cycle from occurring in full, resulting in a pathology which can represent as anything from inflammation in the tissue, exhaustion, pain without known etiology, etc, and may be recognized in forms ranging from autism to porphyria. Regardless of the precise end result and diagnosis, several factors remain the same; metabolism is not at an optimal level on a cellular basis.
This week has been an interesting one in terms of the level of vitriol and hostility being shown by both sides of the vaccine debate. On the pro-vax side… I see people enveloping themselves in attitudes of smug intellectual superiority and declaiming those who do not vaccinate as being “stupid”; on the anti-vax side, I […]
There is a myth being circulated on Facebook which I see a lot; it claims that the “Amish don’t get autism and they don’t vaccinate”. Both of this is a fallacy, as a little bit of research on Google will prove. First, we need to examine where this claim stems from. It stems almost entirely […]