HEALTHY LIVING

Autism Linked To Industrial Food Or Environment

04/17/2012 05:23 pm ET

A new study in Clinical Epigenetics suggests that the epidemic of autism amongst children in the U.S. may be associated with the typical American diet. The study explores how mineral deficiencies, affected by dietary factors, such as high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), could have a potential impact on how the human body frees itself of common toxic chemicals, for instance, pesticides and mercury.

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