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Medical News Today News Alert: Autism News | Circa April 30, 2009

Apr 30, 2009, 12:31 AM| Autism News Autism And Genes, More Compelling Evidence Of LinksThree new genome-wide association studies bring together the most compelling evidence to date that genes and autism are linked.The studies scanned and compared the entire set of human DNA of people who have an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with that of […]

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Chelation: Miracle Autism Treatment or ‘Voodoo Medicine’? | Circa July 10, 2008

July 10, 2008 09:02 AM   by Cara McDonough Many parents say chelation, a process that removes heavy metals from the body, cures their autistic children. Critics claim a study of the controversial method would be unethical.   Some government researchers are pushing for a federal study of chelation in autism, pressured by parents who believe in the […]