Glutathione and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Evidence suggests that autism spectrum disorders are influenced by the intricate interface between genetics, immune function, toxic environmental exposures, and increased oxidative stress. Antioxidants have various purposes including reducing oxidative stress, toxicity, and free radical activity. An antioxidant is a molecule with an extra electron that stabilizes free radicals. The body’s “master antioxidant” is glutathione. […]