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API Live with Dr. Bob Sears

Hear Lu Hanessian and Lysa Parker talk with Dr. Bob Sears about an issue that affects 1 in 110 children in this country: autism. Click to listen now free of charge

Dr. Sears talks in depth about autism and shares insights from his new book “The Autism Book.”

“Dr. Bob” discusses:

* Why has there been an increase in autism cases over the last decade;

* Role of yeast overgrowth (candida) in autism;

* Suggestions for preventing autism;

* What to do if you suspect your child might have autism – finding a doctor, supplements and diet to start, other helpful therapies;

* And much MORE!

About Dr. Bob Sears

Robert W. Sears, MD, FAAP, is a board certified pediatrician in private practice in Dana Point, CA. “Dr. Bob”, as his little patients like to call him, received his medical degree in 1995 from Georgetown University and completed his pediatric training at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles in 1998. He is a co-author of six books so far in the Sears Parenting Library, including The Healthiest Kid in the Neighborhood, Father’s First Steps, The Baby Book, The Premature Baby Book, and The Baby Sleep Book.

His first solo work, The Vaccine Book – Making the Right Decision for your Child, highlights his passion for providing America’s parents with a fair and objective look at childhood vaccines. Dr. Bob is also co-author of Happy Baby: the Organic Guide to Baby’s First 24 Months, in which he provides new families with practical ways to raise a health baby in an increasingly toxic world.

Dr. Bob is passionate about combining mainstream medicine with a more natural and holistic approach to pediatric care in his office and his writing. He is a Defeat Autism Now! physician who uses biomedical treatments to help recover children from autism and is author of The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention (April 2010).

Dr. Bob is a medical consultant for Happy Baby Organic Baby Food, an Advisory Board Member for Kaplan University Department of Health Sciences, and the Director of the Talk About Curing Autism Physician’s Advisory Panel. Dr. Bob has appeared on the CBS Early Show, The Ellen Show, CNN, and the Dr. Phil Show. He is the proud father of three boys, ages 17, 14 and 8. In his spare time Dr. Bob enjoys surfing the California waves, mountain biking, playing bass guitar with his teenage son guitarist, trying to keep up with his youngest son, reading, speaking at parenting conferences throughout the U.S. and is the chief editor and writer for and