In this podcast I interview environmental toxin expert, Dr. Stewart Lonky. Educating yourself on environmental toxins is important for everyone’s health, but it is paramount for parents of children with autism. People with autism have weak detoxification pathways so they tend to get backed up with a toxic overload even easier than the average person does. What does this mean to you?
Many health and behavioral issues such as anger, anxiety, lack of ability to focus, and digestive disturbance, are common in children with autism. Heavy metals absorption can be a major contributor to these issues and they can prevent anyone, including your child, from getting well.
Heavy metals such as mercury, lead, aluminum and cadmium are dangerous toxins that can be absorbed by your body. They destroy the neurological system, cause autoimmune illnesses, and are carcinogenic.
How To Safely Detoxify Heavy Metals
Additionally, one mineral in particular, clinoptilolite, a zeolite, has unique properties known for detoxifying toxins and heavy metals including mercury, lead, arsenic, cadmium, and aluminum. Zeolite is a natural chelating mineral. This means that it binds to toxins like a magnet, pulling them from your system, and helping your body excrete them safely.
But you need to be careful! Not all zeolites are effective at detoxification. In fact, most are completely ineffective.
When mined, zeolite has already been in the ground awhile, soaking up lead, arsenic, and other environmental toxins and heavy metals like a sponge. If ingested in its raw form, freshly mined zeolite would be too big and too dirty to work properly. In order to remove toxins from inside of the cells it must be small enough to do so.
This is why I recommend only one specific liquid zeolite. The Clinoptilolite, Pure Body Extra Strength, has gone through a proprietary process to cleanse it of impurities and reduce the particle to a nano-size that is small enough to get into cells. You can read the studies here.
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In this episode Dr. Lonky and I also discuss further ways to assist your child’s overall health and recovery process in autism. As well as detoxification from environmental stressors, it is crucial to have your child on the right diet. Many foods are inflammatory and contain excess chemicals that can keep your child sick.
Interested in hearing an inspiring autism success story from a mom helped by these resources I will share with you in the masterclass? Listen to Diana’a story here.
Far Infrared Saunas To Sweat
Additional detoxification mentioned in this episode is via sweat. Far infrared saunas are excellent for this but you would also need a quality product. You can learn of my top choice for far infrared saunas, and the one I own myself, plus you can get my special discount link for it here.
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Stewart Lonky, MD, QME
Internal Medicine, Pulmonology
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Dr. Stewart Lonky, MD, QME is board-certified in Pulmonology and Internal Medicine. He is available for PQMEs, AMEs or Independent Medical Evaluations (IME) at several locations throughout Los Angeles County.
DR. LONKY BIO:
Stewart Lonky, MD, is one of the leading Internal Medicine/Pulmonology specialists performing QME and AME evaluations in Los Angeles. He has been in practice doing medical-legal work since 1984, both evaluating and treating injured workers, and has also served as an expert IME in many cases concerning pulmonary disease and toxic exposures.
Dr. Lonky received his bachelors degree from St. Lawrence University and his medical degree from State University of New York. His internship was completed at State University Kings County Hospital and his residencies were done at Barnes Hospital and University of California, San Diego. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary Disease and Biochemistry at National Institutes of Health at University of California, San Diego. He then served for 6 years as a member of the full-time teaching and research faculty at UC San Diego before starting a private practice in 1982.
Dr. Lonky co-authored the book, Invisible Killers; The Truth About Environmental Genocide, published in 2007, and has appeared on numerous radio and television news shows to discuss the topic of every day toxic exposures and how they can affect human health. He serves on the Board of directors of Nutrapharma Corporation (Coral Springs, FL) and Histologies Corporation (Anaheim, CA) and previously served as Chief Medical Officer of Trylon Corporation (Torrance, CA), responsible for all research and regulatory work for that medical device company. Dr. Lonky currently has a busy pulmonary medicine practice in Westchester treating patients with various lung diseases and conditions.