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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

January 29, 2016

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

June 23, 2015

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

March 19, 2015

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

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

January 29, 2015

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

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

November 19, 2014

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