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Welcome to Autism America 1 in 68 children Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD By Leslie Carol Botha

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Welcome to Autism America 1 in 68 children Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD By Leslie Carol Botha

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Holy Hormones Honey! Tune in for Leslie Botha’s latest Episode  “Welcome to Autism America 1 in 68 children Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD” airing April 10th 9am Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel.

On March 30, the CDC released its latest report on autism rates in 11 states in the U.S.  The data shows a disturbing 30% increase in ASD over the data reported in 2010. Although the CDC acknowledges ASD is on the rise, they claim to be stymied as to why while lamely citing increased ‘awareness’ and ‘misdiagnosis’.

Earlier this year, biochemist Dr. Brian Hooker created a firestorm when he revealed he obtained sensitive CDC documents through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests. His analysis shows statistically significant risks of autism associated with the vaccine preservative Thimerosal (mercury), citing methodical itemized ‘misrepresentations and outright errors’ in the government’s analysis.

Hooker will reveal that the CDC is aware that pregnant women getting the flu vaccine are 8 times more likely to bear a child with neurological impairment.  And that infant exposure to vaccines increases their likelihood of developing ASD by 7.6 times. What is the government hiding and why?

Guest Bio:Brian Hooker, PhD, PE is an associate professor of biology at Simpson University in Redding California where he specializes in chemistry and biology.

In 1985, Dr. Hooker earned his Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, from California State Polytechnic University. He earned his Masters of Science degree in 1988 and his doctorate in 1990, both in biochemical engineering, from Washington State University.

Hooker has published over 50 science and engineering papers in internationally recognized, peer-reviewed journals. He has a son, aged 16, who developed normally but then regressed into autism after receiving Thimerosal-containing vaccines. Dr. Brian Hooker’s investigative research is sponsored by the Focus Autism Foundation, which is dedicated to informing the public about the cause(s) of the autism epidemic and the rise of chronic illnesses. To learn more visit A Shot of Truth, an educational website sponsored by Focus Autism.

​Botha-player-wideAbout Leslie Carol Botha

Leslie Carol Botha is host of Holy Hormones Honey! on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel.  Botha is also a Women’s Health Educator and Internationally Recognized Expert on Women’s Hormones and Behaviors. She is the co-author of the highly acclaimed Understanding Your Mind, Mood, and Hormone Cycle, the first in a menstrual health education series that provides women with the education they never received about how their hormone cycle affects not only their minds, and moods, but their personal and professional relationships and their overall health and happiness.

Botha is a member of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research, and an advisory board member for the Cycles Research Institute. In 2006, Botha received the Edward R. Dewey Award for her pioneering research on how women’s hormonal fluctuations affect their behaviors. The award was bequeathed by the Foundation for the Study of Cycles.

Her research is also featured in The World According to Cycles- How Recurring Forces Can Predict the Future and Change Your Life by Samuel A. Schreiner, Jr., published by Skyhorse Publishing, New York City. Schreiner has noted that Botha is “one of the most prominent twenty-first century natural cycle thinkers.”

Botha has been a radio broadcast journalist for over 30 years. Her message is loud and clear: it is time for women to reclaim their health, and her passion and drive is to provide information to assist women in making informed choices about their health and well-being.

A ‘Mad’ Woman’s Story of Psychosis to ‘Happily Ever-After’ by Leslie Carol Botha

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A ‘Mad’ Woman’s Story of Psychosis to ‘Happily Ever-After’ by Leslie Carol Botha

bipolarTune in for “Holy Hormones Honey!” with Host Leslie Botha for her new episode “A ‘Mad’ Woman’s Story of Psychosis to ‘Happily Ever-After’ ” on the Voiceamerica Health and Wellness Channel on Thursday Feb. 27th 9am Pacific Time.

After years of misdiagnosis, and RX drugs Cynthia Grace Fitzgerald-Costanzo moved from mania to the darkest depression and suicidal ideation that even her psychiatrist and therapist said they had ever seen.

At one point Cynthia felt strong enough to pursue a natural alternative to resolve her symptoms. She set out to CURE herself and to shed the label and stigma of being bi-polar. She wanted options that would give her another avenue to health other than the only choice but to see her “shrink” every month while he “patted me on the head to make sure that I knew ‘I had to take the meds for the rest of my life’ and if I didn’t comply it would be back to the psych ward.” According to Cynthia, “This is the worst manipulation going on in this country and it has to STOP.”

Today Cynthia is thriving had has started a movement to engage individuals labeled with mental health disorders that society has chosen to give them all for the sake of absurd amounts of profits.

Guest Bio:

Cynthia and familyCindy Costanzo is a 56 year old woman living in the SF Bay area where she resides with her husband enjoying wonderful times with her 4 children and 7 grandchildren. She has been a Real Estate Broker for 30 years but also has a background in design and construction. She holds a patent on an health and wellness invention and is a consummate entrepreneur. Her lifelong struggle with symptoms of mental illness and her amazing journey back to complete health is the basis of her mission to help others find the same joy and restoration that she did. She is passionate about “debunking” the myths that surround mental illness and the unfair stigma attached to it.

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