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By On December 7th, 2012

Autism and Pollution Study Flawed

Recently, I told you about a study that linked pollution with autism. While that study has not been invalidated, there are some flaws with the way it was conducted and more research is needed before any definitive answers on environmental contributors to autism can be reached. Check out the Boston Globe’s article for the details.…

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By On December 6th, 2012

Autism Linked To Pollution

The Center for Disease Control reports that one of every 88 babies born in the U.S. has or will develop autism. That is a shocking number to be sure, particularly when you consider that it is up 23-percent over the past 3 years and up an alarming 78-percent since 2007. So, what’s to blame for…

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