Smoking and Autism ?

Smoking and Autism is there a relationship ?

Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and the Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders Using Data from the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network

http://ehp03.niehs.nih.gov/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1289%2Fehp.1104556

“After accounting for the potential of under-ascertainment bias, we found a null association between maternal smoking in pregnancy and ASDs, generally. The possibility of an association with a higher-functioning ASD subgroup was suggested, and warrants further study. ”

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