Allergies More Common in Kids With Autism

FRIDAY, June 8, 2018 -- Children with autism are more likely to also have a food, respiratory or skin allergy, new research suggests. What's not clear from the new study, however, is whether there's a common cause behind these conditions. " More...
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Title: Allergies More Common in Kids With AutismCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/11/2018 12:00:00 AM
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FRIDAY, June 8, 2018 -- Common allergic conditions, especially food allergy, are associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children, according to a study published online June 8 in JAMA Network Open. Guifeng Xu, M.D., from the University of...
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