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Gastrointestinal Disorer, Autism and Behavioural Problems

Gastrointestinal symptoms and behavioral problems in preschoolers with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26748423 Abstract Gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms are frequently reported in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and an impact of GI comorbidity on ASD behavioral problems has been hypothesized. A … Continue reading

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Gastrointestinal Disorders 2.5x higher in ASD children.

Autistic Children More Likely to Have GI Issues in Early Life   http://www.mailman.columbia.edu Large Study Finds GI Symptoms Appear in Infancy and Persist Through Age 3 March 25, 2015—Scientists at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health report that children … Continue reading

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Salivary Biomarkers – point to role of Gastrointestinal and Immune disturbances in Autism

A Pilot Proteomic Analysis of Salivary Biomarkers in Autism Spectrum Disorder. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25626423 Abstract Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) prevalence is increasing, with current estimates at 1/68-1/50 individuals diagnosed with an ASD. Diagnosis is based on behavioral assessments. Early diagnosis and intervention … Continue reading

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Autism Gut Link – New and Profound Research

Gut Instincts: Researchers Discover First Clues on How Gut Health Influences Brain Health https://news.weill.cornell.edu/news/2019/10/gut-instincts-researchers-discover-first-clues-on-how-gut-health-influences-brain New cellular and molecular processes underlying communication between gut microbes and brain cells have been described for the first time by scientists at Weill Cornell Medicine … Continue reading

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Co-occurring Conditions and Autism

Classification System Based on Co-Occurring Conditions May Provide Insight Into Autism Data analysis also probes relationship between autism, gastrointestinal problems, and antibiotic use https://news.rpi.edu/content/2019/05/31/classification-system-based-co-occurring-conditions-may-provide-insight-autism TROY, N.Y – Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are often affected by co-occurring conditions, such … Continue reading

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Repeated courses of antibiotics may profoundly alter children’s development II

Repeated courses of antibiotics may profoundly alter children’s development http://www.med.nyu.edu/ A new animal study by NYU Langone Medical Center researchers adds to growing evidence that multiple courses of commonly used antibiotics may have a significant impact on children’s development. In … Continue reading

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Zinc – The Gut Brain Axis and Autism

Zinc in Gut-Brain Interaction in Autism and Neurological Disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25878905  Abstract A growing amount of research indicates that abnormalities in the gastrointestinal (GI) system during development might be a common factor in multiple neurological disorders and might be responsible for … Continue reading

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Chronic Inflammation – Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Hippocampal Neurogenesis

Chronic intestinal inflammation alters hippocampal neurogenesis http://www.jneuroinflammation.com/content/12/1/65/abstract Background Adult neurogenesis in the subgranular zone of the hippocampus is involved in learning, memory, and mood control. Decreased hippocampal neurogenesis elicits significant behavioral changes, including cognitive impairment and depression. Inflammatory bowel disease … Continue reading

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New Thinking – Antibiotics and Harmful Bacteria

Antibiotics give rise to new communities of harmful bacteria http://uncnews.unc.edu Researchers identify unexpected activity of antibiotics, potentially reshaping our understanding of why antibiotics evolved and pointing to broad health implications (Chapel Hill, N.C. – Feb. 23, 2015) – Most people … Continue reading

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Breakthrough Research – Type 1 Diabetes and the Gut – Autism

Researchers find link between microbiome, type 1 diabetes http://www.broadinstitute.org/news/6451 Largest longitudinal study to date sees shift in microbiome species diversity prior to onset of disease In the largest longitudinal study of the microbiome to date, researchers from the Broad Institute … Continue reading

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