The Association of Paternal IQ With Autism Spectrum Disorders and its Comorbidities: A Population-Based Cohort Study

We examined the association between paternal intelligence and ASD, considering co-occurring intellectual disability (ID) and attention-deficit hyper-activity disorder (ADHD).
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: New Research Source Type: research

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Source: Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: J Autism Dev Disord Source Type: research
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Iron deficiency anemia in early pregnancy is tied to an increased risk of neurodevelopmental disorders, including intellectual disability, in kids.Medscape Medical News
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Source: Child Abuse and Neglect - Category: Child Development Authors: Tags: Child Abuse Negl Source Type: research
FRIDAY, Sept. 20, 2019 -- Women who suffer from anemia early in pregnancy are at risk for having a child with autism, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and intellectual disabilities, a study by Swedish researchers suggests. The study...
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WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18, 2019 -- Anemia diagnosed during the first 30 weeks of pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and intellectual disability (ID),...
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Half a million Swedish children and their mothers were studied. Anaemia was also linked to higher rates of intellectual disability.
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This cohort study examines whether maternal anemia during pregnancy is associated with risk of autism spectrum disorder, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and intellectual disability in youths.
Source: JAMA Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
ConclusionsThese results have clinical significance as sleep and EF deficits may identify an ASD subgroup that is at increased risk for a comorbid ADHD diagnosis.
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