Mitochondrial Disease and Autism: What To Do When The Battery Runs LOW

Event Date: 

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Event Location: 

ACHIEVA, 711 Bingham Street, Pittsburgh 15203
Mitochondrial Disease and Autism: What To Do When The Battery Runs LOW
Monday, September 18, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

At the conclusion of this program participants will be able to:
  • locate where the mitochondria are found in a human cell and what their purpose is
  • define how impaired mitochondrial function can impact a person with autism
  • identify potential toxins to the mitochondria which may impair function
  • identify compounds and nutrients which are essential for optimal mitochondrial function
  • describe how improving one's mitochondrial function may be able to positively impact the health and behaviors of an individual with autism
  • be able to list the type of testing that can be discussed with one's physician to test for mitochondrial disease and dysfunction
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