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New Study Suggests Autism Link to Prenatal Environment More Important Than Genetics | Inhabitots

New Study Suggests Autism Link to Prenatal Environment More Important Than Genetics | Inhabitots

The list of offending substances is likely to grow longer in the coming months. As a recent study suggested that all plastics may leak harmful chemicals , pregnant women might also want to avoid plastics as much as possible while pregnant and use glass baby bottles. Women can also reduce their exposure to pesticides by eating organic foods as much as possible and avoiding pesticide exposure around the home or from agricultural farms. Prenatal vitamins were also listed as an important factor in the first few months before and after conceiving, so it would seem that for now, the best defense against autism is good prenatal care under the supervision of an informed physician and careful monitoring of environmental exposure to chemicals.

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