Daily Archives: October 19, 2012

Smoking and Infections – Perinatal and Prenatal Risk Factors in Autism

Narrowly Versus Broadly Defined Autism Spectrum Disorders: Differences in Pre- and Perinatal Risk Factors. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23076505 Karakter Child and Adolescent Psychiatry University Center The Netherlands Abstract This study examined the differential contribution of pre- and perinatal risks in narrowly versus broadly … Continue reading

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Genes, Immunity and Poverty : The Relationship

Genes and immune system shaped by childhood poverty, stress http://www.publicaffairs.ubc.ca/2012/10/18/genes-and-immune-system-shaped-by-childhood-poverty-stress/ A University of British Columbia and Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics (CMMT) study has revealed that childhood poverty, stress as an adult, and demographics such as age, sex and … Continue reading

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