Fine particulate air pollution May Be Associated with Risk of childhood Autism

Date:May 21, 2015

Source:University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health

SciencesSummary:Exposure to fine particulate air pollution during pregnancy through the first two years of the child’s life may be associated with an increased risk of a child developing autism spectrum disorder, a condition that affects one in 68 children, according to an investigation of children in southwestern Pennsylvania.

From ScienceDaily

Fine Particulate Air Pollution

 

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