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Autism Risk

Study Of 95,727 Kids Re-Confirms That MMR Vaccine Not Linked To Autism

Reuters | Posted 04.21.2015 | Healthy Living

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - The measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine is not linked to development of autism spectrum ...

Autism Risk Linked To Early Pregnancy Diabetes

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

A new study of more than 320,000 babies links autism to gestational diabetes. The longitudinal study, conducted between 1995 and 2009 by researche...

Study Says This Type Of Therapy May Help Babies At Risk For Autism

Posted 01.22.2015 | Parents

BY KATE KELLAND LONDON Wed Jan 21, 2015 7:02pm EST (Reuters) - Video-based therapy for families with babies at risk of autism improves infants...

Study Finds Way Autism Could Be Detected At Birth

Posted 04.25.2013 | Parents

By: Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily Managing Editor Published: 04/25/2013 12:01 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily Children at an increased risk of auti...

Catherine Pearson

A Vitamin That Lowers Autism Risk By 40 Percent?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 02.12.2013 | Parents

With autism now affecting one in 88 children in the U.S., many parents are searching for any step they can take to help lower their child's risk of de...

Catherine Pearson

Study: Autism Linked To Fever And Flu During Pregnancy

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.12.2012 | Parents

Perhaps the single biggest question among parents concerned about autism is what causes the developmental disorder, which now affects one in 88 childr...

Catherine Pearson

Autism And Early Accelerated Growth Linked, Study Shows

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.12.2011 | Parents

Rapid growth in head size, weight and height may be linked with autism development in baby boys, according to new research. In a small study based ...

Catherine Pearson

Autism In The Siblings: Chance Of Recurrence Higher Than Previously Thought

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 10.15.2011 | Healthy Living

Given estimates that one in 110 children in the U.S. is now affected by autism, speculation has reached a fevered pitch about what the autism risk fac...

Catherine Pearson

Autism: Environmental Factors Messing With Our Kids? (STUDY)

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 10.01.2011 | Healthy Living

The debate about what causes autism continues, with two new studies suggesting there might be more of an environmental component at play than previous...