Daily Archives: October 1, 2014

Epilepsy , Autism and Emergency Departments

Brief Report: Emergency Department Utilization by Individuals with Autism. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25261249 Abstract To identify medical problems most commonly presenting to emergency departments among individuals with autism as compared to non-autistic persons across age groups. Data was obtained from the 2010 National … Continue reading


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THC, Immune System and Immune Diseases – Multiple Sclerosis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Adolescent exposure to THC may cause immune systems to go up in smoke http://www.faseb.org/ New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests that early exposure to marijuana can affect immune system development, leading to immune-related diseases in adulthood … Continue reading

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