During the past 20 years, the frequency of autism occurring in children has skyrocketed from 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 68, and the scientific community is no closer to determining a cause. Trace Amounts is the true story of Eric Gladen’s painful journey through mercury poisoning that he believes resulted from a thimerosal-loaded tetanus shot. His discoveries led him on a quest for the scientific truth about the role of mercury poisoning in the Autism epidemic.
Learn about our U.S. Film Tour Stops in 2015. From Los Angeles in early February to Washington D.C. in April (for Autism Awareness Month), we are hitting the road and meeting with supporters across the country!
“This is a must-see film. There is no doubt in my mind that mercury is a major contributing factor in the autism epidemic.”
~ Congressman Dan Burton (R-Ind.), Chairman, Government Reform and Oversight Committee
The Trace Amounts Filmmakers are traveling the United States and hosting tour stop film screening events with special guest speakers. This tour culminates during Autism Awareness Month in April. Learn more >>
The Trace Amounts team interviewed hundreds of people for this film. Below are a few compelling stories. We invite you to view the film to learn about more.
There are many scientific studies that people and organizations refer to when supporting their position. We take a look at the most prominently cited studies, and below are two of the latest. For a complete list, please visit this page.