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Maternal exposure to insecticides tied to autism in offspring

Maternal exposure to insecticides tied to autism in offspring
August 16, 2018

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Prenatal Tdap vaccination not associated with autism in kids

August 13, 2018
Immunizing pregnant women with Tdap is not related to an increased risk of later autism spectrum diagnoses in their offspring, according to research published in…
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New estimate shows 7% of preterm infants have autism

August 3, 2018
The prevalence of autism spectrum disorder in the general population has been reported at 0.76%, but a study published in Pediatrics suggests that 7% of infants born…
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Google Glass helps children with autism read emotions

August 2, 2018
Exploratory study results demonstrated that a machine-learning-assisted software system that runs on Google Glass, paired with a smartphone app, helped children with…
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SSRI Use During Pregnancy and Autism: Is It a Real Threat?

Psychiatric Annals, February 2015, Volume 45 Issue 2
Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are thought to be a result of numerous nonmodifiable risk factors, including advanced…
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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: January 2016

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

“A person’s a person, no matter how small,” wrote Dr. Seuss in Horton Hears a Who!
In the mystery of…
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VIDEO: Expert provides new neuromodulation methods for OCD, ASD

May 18, 2016
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