Prenatal Exposure to Acetaminophen and the Risk of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Nationwide Study in Taiwan.

CONCLUSION: Prenatal exposure to acetaminophen was associated with an increased risk of ADHD in offspring, regardless of gestational infections and maternal mental health disorders. Additional studies are necessary to clarify the underlying mechanisms by which prenatal exposure to acetaminophen leads to neurodevelopmental risks. PMID: 31509360 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: J Clin Psychiatry Source Type: research

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Abstract DOHaD (the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease) promises a greater understanding of early development but has left unresolved the balance of risks and benefits to offspring of medication use during pregnancy. Masarwa et al. (Am J Epi 2018;187(8):1817-1827) conducted a meta-analysis of the association between in utero acetaminophen exposure and risks for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). A challenge of meta-analyzing results from observational studies is that summary measures of risk do not correspond to welldefined interventions when the individual...
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Children born by cesarean section may have important differences that affect their neurodevelopment.
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Thyroid,Volume 29, Issue 9, Page 1316-1326, September 2019.
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ConclusionsThese results support theories regarding shared genetic and environmental risk factors having a role in the development of ADHD.
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CONCLUSIONS: These results support theories regarding shared genetic and environmental risk factors having a role in the development of ADHD. PMID: 31476415 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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