Simplifying Science

Autism a Consequence of Flu?

An intriguing new study suggests that pregnant moms who are infected with the influenza virus have a greater chance of delivering babies who go on to develop autism. Worth a read, and certainly worth more studies in the future!

Autism Linked To Fever And Flu During Pregnancy, Study Finds

Perhaps the single biggest question among parents concerned about autism is what causes the developmental disorder, which now affects one in 88 children in the U.S. Read More