"Climate change has worsened respiratory allergic disease and has altered the immune system's tolerance in responding to toxins," says Xue Ming.
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"The wonderful thing about mindfulness is that it is a tool they can take out when they need it. It is not a medication with side effects, and it's free."
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"The autism spectrum is incredibly broad, so what might be an effective intervention technique for one child might not necessarily be the best option for another."
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A clinical trial evaluating the benefits of cord blood for children with autism spectrum disorder shows mixed results depending on intellectual disability.
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Does taking antidepressants during pregnancy increase the child's risk of autism? A new meta-analysis finds a flaw in studies that showed any link.
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New research links the disrupted sleep of babies later diagnosed with autism with altered growth trajectories in the hippocampus.
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A new technique called genetically targeted chemical assembly reprograms cells to build artificial structures to carry out functions inside the body.
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Momentary check-ins can help reduce problem behaviors in kids with autism, and be easier for parents and caregivers to implement.
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A common autism test contains inconsistencies, researchers say, but off-the-shelf wearable technology could help make it more reliable.
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