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Pesticide Exposure and Risk of Autism

This week’s “Got Questions?” answer is from Alycia Halladay, Ph.D., Autism Speaks director of research for environmental sciences.

While I was pregnant, I came in contact with a pesticide that has now been removed from the market. Could this have been one of the reasons my child has autism?

Can Grandma's Toxic Exposure Affect Child's Risk of Autism?

My mother was exposed to a potentially toxic chemical during her pregnancy. How does that affect the risk of autism in my children and my grandchildren?

This week’s “Got Questions?” answer comes from Alycia Halladay, Ph.D., Autism Speaks director of research for environmental sciences.

Avoiding Environmental Hazards During Pregnancy

This week’s “Got Questions?” answer is from Autism Speaks Director of Research for Environmental Sciences Alycia Halladay, Ph.D.

I’m pregnant. What can I do to avoid “environmental” risks?