Sunday, December 21, 2014

Autism & Pollution

".....Pregnant women may nearly double their risk of giving birth to a child with autism by inhaling smog spewed by vehicles or smoke stacks, according to a new Harvard study that could help unlock the deepest autism mysteries.
The research, released Thursday, fortifies previous scientific findings that linked air pollution to autism. And it offers fresh insights by showing women in their third trimesters seem most vulnerable if they breathe in elevated levels of tiny airborne particles emitted by power plants, fires and automobiles.....".
The story on NBC is here....

1 comment:

  1. Pollution is a four letter word. We are killing our children's and grandchildren's future.

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