Nutrition is an important tool in health care. Many times medical conditions can be helped if people follow a healthy diet. Nutrition is something that while helpful is not taught in medical schools. Some examples would be the Esselstyn Diet being used to treat heart disease and the Ketogenic Diet being used to help kill cancer cells. Using diet to help people with autism is a very controversial topic because some individuals with autism feel that a restricted diet is an attempt to control them and others have gut issues and feel that special diets help them by eliminating gut pain. Nutrition is the study of how various foods interact with the human body. When people take ayahuasca they need to be very careful what they eat since ayahuasca reacts poorly with so many different foods and drugs. The most benefits to someone’s health come from eliminating highly processed foods from a patients diet.
Joe and many other autistic people like him became obese after using psychiatric drugs to deal with anxiety. Joe’s name was changed at his request to protect his privacy. He tried to no avail to eat a […]