Anti Vax Quacks, Children's Health Defense Quacks, DIet Quacks, Quacks

Quack Exposed: Gayle DeLong

Gayle DeLong is a parent to two autistic girls. She was born in 1958. In May 2005, she stared to use biomedical quack cures to try to cure autism. They have done supplements, chelation, restrictive quack diets, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. DeLong earned her Ph. D in international business and finance from New York University.… Continue reading Quack Exposed: Gayle DeLong

DIet Quacks, Quacks

Quack Exposed: "Dr." Sebi

Alfredo Bowman otherwise known as Dr Sebi was born in 1933 in Honduras. He emigrated to the United States in order to be treated for asthma, diabetes, obesity and impotence. The treatments were unsuccessful. He was influenced by an herbalist in Mexico where Sebi claims to have healed him. Because of this he created his… Continue reading Quack Exposed: "Dr." Sebi

Quack Diets, Quackery

Quack Diet: Specific Carbohydrate Diet

What is the Specific Carbohydrate Diet? According to Sanford University, the specific carbohydrate diet is a nutritional therapy in pediatric Crohn's disease. It is a well established and effective treatment to induce remission of active inflammation. SCD was developed from the work of Dr. Sydney Haas, a biologist an scientist who helped her daughter with… Continue reading Quack Diet: Specific Carbohydrate Diet

Quackery

Quackery Exposed: Functional Medicine

Functional medicine is a form of alternative medicine (sometimes called integrative medicine) that includes a large number of unproven and disproven methods and treatments of different diseases, illnesses and disabilities. They claim that they focus on the "root causes" of different conditions based on interactions between the environment and the gastrointestinal, endocrine, and immune systems… Continue reading Quackery Exposed: Functional Medicine

Anti Vax Quacks, Autism One Quacks, Quacks

Quack Exposed: Jenny McCarthy

Jenny McCarthy is a prominent voice in the anti vaccine movement. She an actress and celebrity who started off as a playboy bunny. She was born on November 1, 1972 in Chicago, IL. She gained her fame on a 1990's MTV dating show called "Singled Out." She has since appeared on "Just Shoot Me!" and… Continue reading Quack Exposed: Jenny McCarthy

Autism One Quacks, Quack Clinics, Quack Supplement Suppliers, Quacks

Quack Exposed: Kathleen DiChiara, FDN FDN

Kathleen DiChiara is a functional nutrition practitioner, certified integrative health & nutrition coach and bio-individual nutrition practitioner. She has special training in biochemistry and restrictive diets (GAPS and Gluten-Free/Casein-Free) designed for autistic people, allergies, autoimmune disorders, and other chronic conditions. Her clinical work focuses on the microbiome (gut), functional nutrition and immunological reactions involved in… Continue reading Quack Exposed: Kathleen DiChiara, FDN FDN