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An Unexpected Takeaway From The Early Autism Diagnosis Study | Forbes.com

The results of this study add to the many pieces of evidence, small and large, about the genetics and timing of autism and reinforce the absence of an MMR-autism link. Source: An Unexpected Takeaway From The Early Autism Diagnosis Study 

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Don’t Believe The Hype Around Autistic Women Having A Male Brain | Forbes.com

A closer look at the study results reveals several reasons for caution. Source: Don’t Believe The Hype Around Autistic Women Having A Male Brain

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The GOP Wants To Let Your Boss Poke Around In Your Genome | Forbes.com

You do not want to let that happen. Source: The GOP Wants To Let Your Boss Poke Around In Your Genome

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Supreme Court Ruling Trumps Gorsuch On Education For Autistic Children | Forbes.com

The Supreme Court Gorsuch hopes to join has just issued a unanimous decision slapping back his 2008 conclusions about the standard of education an autistic student deserves. Source: Supreme Court Ruling Trumps Gorsuch On Education For Autistic Children

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What We Know About Chlorpyrifos, The Pesticide The EPA Thinks Is Bad But Won’t Ban | Forbes.com

In addition to human effects that the EPA has documented, chlorpyrifos could adversely affect almost 2000 other species. Source: What We Know About Chlorpyrifos, The Pesticide The EPA Thinks Is Bad But Won’t Ban

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No Foolin’: Forget About Autism Awareness And Lighting Up Blue | Forbes.com

Like all such days, the event has devolved into yet another feel-good moment with low-threshold investment: don a ribbon, change an avatar, put on some color that signals your awareness of Condition X. Source: No Foolin’: Forget About Autism Awareness And Lighting Up Blue

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Yet Another Measles Outbreak Traces Directly To Antivaccine Autism Panic

The real connection between disease and vaccination is clear: Where vaccine rates are low, the highly contagious measles virus will take hold. Source: Yet Another Measles Outbreak Traces Directly To Antivaccine Autism Panic