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Autism Spectrum

Creating a Healthy, Meaningful Life

August 03, 2012

Too often, the autism label obscures the individual, says Ricki Robinson, M.D., M.P.H., today’s keynote speaker at the Autism Speaks conference Treating the Whole Person with Autism: Providing Comprehensive Care for Childr

Pregnancy, Fever and Autism

May 24, 2012


Mothers who recalled having a fever during pregnancy were twice as likely to have a child with autism as were mothers who did not recall such fevers, according to newly published research. However, those mothers who reported taking medication to reduce their fevers did not show this increased risk.