Daily Archives: June 21, 2012

Boys and Disease Burden – Norway

Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, Epilepsy, and Cerebral Palsy in Norwegian Children. BACKGROUND: Numerous studies have investigated the prevalence of neurologic and neurodevelopmental disorders individually, but few have examined them collectively, and there is uncertainty as to what extent they overlap. … Continue reading

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Prenatal Exposure to Bacteria – Autism

Hypoactivity of the central dopaminergic system and autistic-like behavior induced by a single early prenatal exposure to lipopolysaccharide. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22714803 The aim of the present study was to evaluate the behavioral patterns associated with autism and the prevalence of these behaviors … Continue reading

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