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April 07, 2016

Meta-analysis of seven studies bolsters evidence that autism risk is lower when pregnancies spaced a year or more apart

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January 29, 2016

Our experts provide perspective on new research linking diabetes and obesity during pregnancy with increased risk of autism

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June 23, 2015

Analysis of 2.7 million births suggests that cesareans don’t cause autism, but both may share underlying risk factors

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March 19, 2015

Largest study of its kind confirms higher risk of autism with assisted reproduction; but effect disappears for single births

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February 09, 2015

Autism Speaks announces preliminary lineup of presenters for 2015 Autism Investment Conference, March 10-11: Showcase Sessions on autism therapeutics, assessment and assistive technology

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January 29, 2015

Reproductive health expert Tracey Woodruff featured in new podcast on reducing exposures to environmental contaminants during pregnancy

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December 18, 2014

Nurses’ Study shows autism rates double with exposure to high levels of fine-particulate air pollution during pregnancy; strongest link in third trimester

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November 19, 2014

Researcher urges doctors to help women control inflammation during pregnancy; infant intervention may help strengthen brain networks

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