Tag: autism

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Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children

Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children

  • By URMC Communications
  • Mar. 28, 2014
According to a new estimate issued March 27 by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) the number of kids with autism has risen sharply. The data identifies 1 in 68 children (1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 ...
Autism on the Rise: What You Need to Know Autism on the Rise: What You Need to Know Patient Care

Autism on the Rise: What You Need to Know

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Mar. 28, 2014
The number of kids with autism has risen sharply, according to a new estimate issued March 27 by the Centers for Disease Control. The data finds autism spectrum disorders in one in every 68 children, ...
Does Inducing Labor Lead to Autism? Does Inducing Labor Lead to Autism? Research

Does Inducing Labor Lead to Autism?

  • By URMC Communications
  • Aug. 13, 2013
Autism expert Susan Hyman, M.D., comments on a new study published in this week’s JAMA Pediatrics that found that children born to mothers who had labor induced or augmented were more likely to ...
Fish Tale: Autism and Mercury Link Debunked Fish Tale: Autism and Mercury Link Debunked Research

Fish Tale: Autism and Mercury Link Debunked

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jul. 23, 2013
Pregnant mothers in the Seychelles consume fish on average 12 times a week. Yet despite concerns regarding the risk to brain development posed by mercury found in fish, children in the Seychelles ...