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Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health reported on Monday that they have identified a number of perinatal and neonatal conditions that may be linked to autism, although the evidence is still too scarce to point to specific culprits, they said. Autism refers to a group of developmental brain disorders that obstruct a person's ability to communicate and interact socially. The condition ranges from severe cases of "classic" autism to mild forms like Asperger's syndrome. The...
Even if you drink diet soda "” instead of the sugar variety "” you could still have a much higher risk of vascular events compared to those who don't drink soda, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2011. In findings involving 2,564 people in the large, multi-ethnic Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS), scientists said people who drank diet soda every day had a 61 percent higher risk of vascular events than those who...
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