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Stress affects fetus' ability to absorb iron, study finds
FAB Research Webinar - Nutrition for ADHD and Neurodiverse Minds
Gastrointestinal issues linked with anxiety, social withdrawal for kids with autism
Survey Results: Nutraceuticals More Beneficial Than Pharmaceuticals for Autism
FREE Podcast - Dr Alex Richardson - Omega 3 fatty acids and their VITAL role in good health (Part 1)
Gut bacteria don't cause autism. Autistic kids' microbiome differences are due to picky eating
Gut microbiota differences seen in people with autism may be due to dietary preferences
Higher maternal prenatal BMI may harm child cognition
Distinctive gut microbiome unrelated to diet may characterize children with autism
Antibiotics in early life could affect brain development
Defective gene slows down brain cells
Infant gut microbiota associated with fine motor skills
Gut microbiome plays role in autism
Maternal exposure to chemicals linked to autistic-like behaviours in children
Autism more common in children in England than previously thought – study
Autism: Parents of blind girl want better vitamin A testing
Study shows DHA supplement may offset impact of maternal stress on unborn males
Naturally Informed Mental Wellness - FREE virtual conference
Researchers demonstrate how defects in mitochondria may lead to autism spectrum disorder
FAB and Food for the Brain Online Webinar - Dietary Management and the Autistic Spectrum
Mental health conditions alarmingly high among children with autism
Mothers of children with autism found to have significantly different metabolite levels
This Man's Increased Psychiatric Issues Masked an Undiagnosed Disease
ARFID: the eating disorder that makes people fear food
An unexpected role for the brain's immune cells......IN MICE
Vitamin D the clue to more Autism spectrum disorder in boys
Young people with autism show cognitive gains from childhood to early adult life
Autism study suggests connection between repetitive behaviors, gut problems
Vitamin D levels during pregnancy linked with child IQ - AGAIN
Evidence found of link between gut microbe deficiency and autism spectrum disorder
Autism triggers nonverbal manifestation of GI symptoms in children
Physiological test for autism proves effective independent of co-occurring conditions
Personalised probiotic cocktails’ could be the future in tackling gut dysbiosis, study finds
Link between autism and eating disorders may be due to an inability to identify emotions – new research
Medicinal cannabis may reduce behavioral problems in kids with intellectual disabilities
New gut-brain link: how gut mucus could help treat brain disorders
Children with autism face higher risk of eating disorders
10 March 2020 - The Conversation - Science continues to suggest a link between autism and the gut. Here’s why that’s important.
Prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits in young boys
5 February 2020 - MedicalXpress - Gluten-free and dairy-free diets: No effect on behavior of children with autism spectrum disorders
Gut feelings: Gut bacteria are linked to our personalities
BBC - How a vegan diet could affect your intelligence
22 January 2020 - The Guardian - The poo panacea: inside the strange, surprising world of faecal transplants
17 January 2020 - MedicalXpress - America's most widely consumed oil causes genetic changes in the brain
30 October 2019 - Helio - Parents of children with autism may benefit from diet interventions
28 October 2019 - Spectrum News - Analysis finds little evidence to support dietary interventions for autism
9 October 2019 - MedicalXpress - Autism spectrum disorders linked with excess weight gain in children
Early maternal anemia tied to intellectual disability, ADHD and autism
Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)
9 July 2019 - MedicalXpress - Unusual eating behaviors may be a new diagnostic indicator for autism