Valerie Foley

Inflammation, and eventually autism

In Medical, Research on January 26, 2013 at 4:03 am

Inflammation, and eventually autism

Please, if you can, suppress the impulse to go ‘Oh great, they are blaming the mothers again’ and think about the things that are being said here.

For me, the take home message is:

There is a link between immune activity and autism.

Also, this sentence stuck out for me: Finland also maintains diagnoses of virtually all childhood autism cases from national registries of both hospital admissions and outpatient treatment.

Why the hell don’t all countries do this?

Here’s a link to the original study, if you have access to such things.

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