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Atopic Diseases / Allergy linked to ADHD and Autism.

Is atopy in early childhood a risk factor for ADHD and ASD? A longitudinal study. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25280829 Abstract OBJECTIVE: Previous studies have found a temporal concordance in the increased prevalence of atopic diathesis/atopic diseases, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and autistic spectrum … Continue reading

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Schizophrenia and the Immune System – Atopic Disorders

Schizophrenia in patients with atopic disorders with particular emphasis on asthma: a Danish population-based study. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22391212 OBJECTIVE: Autoimmune diseases and infections have been associated with an increased risk of schizophrenia that could be rooted in inflammatory mechanisms. However, other diseases … Continue reading

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Autism – Atopic Dermatitis – Immune System : A Striking Association

Mental health comorbidity in patients with atopic dermatitis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23245818 School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Ore. Abstract BACKGROUND: Recent data, primarily from Europe, suggest that children with atopic dermatitis (AD) might be at increased risk of mental … Continue reading

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Maternal Immune System linked to Autism outcome

Mum’s immune response could trigger social deficits for kids with autism https://sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/10/10/mum-s-immune-response-could-trigger-social-deficits-for-kids-wit.html Unlocking autism with applied research Children with autism are more likely to show severe social symptoms if their mother had chronic asthma or allergies while pregnant, the University … Continue reading

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Allergy, Inflammation and Autism

Atopic diseases and inflammation of the brain in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorders Free Full Paper http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4931610/ Abstract Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) affect as many as 1 in 45 children and are characterized by deficits in sociability and communication, … Continue reading

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Eczema and Autism – The Association

Association Between Atopic Dermatitis and Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Systematic Review. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26254000 Atopic dermatitis (AD) is an allergic disorder caused by both immunological dysregulation and epidermal barrier defect. Several studies have investigated the association between AD and mental health disorders. … Continue reading

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Inflammation Crucial in Disease – Implications for Autism

Controlling inflammation to reduce chronic disease risk http://www.alphagalileo.org 07 August 2015 ILSI Europe An unresolved inflammatory response is likely to be involved from the early stages of disease development. Controlling inflammation is crucial to human health and a key future … Continue reading

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Probiotics as treatment for Allergic Diseases

Perinatal probiotic supplementation in the prevention of allergy related disease: 6¬†year follow up of a randomised controlled trial http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-5945/15/13 Full Paper at Link Abstract Background Perinatal probiotics supplementation has been shown to be effective in the primary prevention of atopic … Continue reading

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Autism , ADHD and the link to Allergy – Significant Higher Risk

Autistic spectrum disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and allergy: Is there a link? A nationwide study http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1750946714001664 Highlights Children with ADHD or ASD had an increased risk of allergic comorbidities. Children with both ADHD and ASD had the highest risk … Continue reading

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Autism and Asthma – 35% Higher Risk

Co-occurrence of Autism and Asthma in a Nationally-Representative Sample of Children in the United States. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24997632 Abstract Few large epidemiological studies have examined the co-occurrence of autism and asthma. We performed a cross-sectional study to examine this association using the … Continue reading

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