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Potential Role of Parents' Work Exposures in Autism Risk Examined: Possible Link Between Some Work Exposures and Risk for Offspring, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Study


3/12/2012 10:33:24 AM

Could parental exposure to solvents at work be linked to autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in their children? According to an exploratory study by Erin McCanlies, a research epidemiologist from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and colleagues, such exposures could play a role, but more research would be needed to confirm an association.

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