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Metals and nutrients in baby teeth tied to autism risk – June 1, 2017

Baby teeth show how exposure to various metals may be linked to autism, study finds – June 1, 2017

The Link Between Autism, Baby Teeth, and Lead Levels – June 1, 2017

Scientists link autism with high amounts of heavy metals found in baby teeth: Study – June 1, 2017

Metals and nutrients found in baby teeth linked to autism risk, research suggests – June 1, 2017

Association found between the uptake of various elements during pregnancy and autism risk – June 1, 2017

Maybe Lead Causes Autism Too – June 1, 2017

Baby Teeth Link Autism and Heavy Metals – June 1, 2017

Babies exposed to lead and zinc in the womb have drastically higher risk of autism, study finds – June 1, 2017

Early exposure to lead could raise autism risk – June 1, 2017

Baby Teeth Offer Clues to Autism Risks – June 1, 2017

Study: Elements found in primary teeth correlate with autism spectrum disorder – June 1, 2017

Exposure to specific toxins and nutrients during late pregnancy and early life correlates with autism risk – June 1, 2017

Exposure to specific toxins and nutrients during late pregnancy and early life correlate with autism risk – June 1, 2017

Autism Research 2017: Certain Vitamin, Mineral Deficiencies During Pregnancy May Increase ASD Risk – June 1, 2017

Studying Baby Teeth Uncovers Autism Clues – June 1, 2017

Baby teeth with heavy metals may predict autism risk: Study – June 1, 2017

Autism and Heavy Metals Linked through Baby Teeth – June 1, 2017

Link Between Autism And Toxic Lead Levels Found In Baby Teeth – June 1, 2017

Your Baby's Teeth Can Predict the Risk of Autism? – June 1, 2017

Baby Teeth Link Toxic Substances to Autism – June 1, 2017

Study Links Autism to Heavy-Metal Exposure – June 1, 2017

Scientists studied baby teeth and found link between lead and autism – June 1, 2017

Baby teeth link autism and heavy metals, NIH study suggests – June 1, 2017

Link between autism, toxic lead levels found in baby teeth – June 1, 2017

Teeth of children with autism contain more of toxic lead and less of essential nutrients such as zinc and manganese – June 1, 2017

Baby Teeth Show Autism is Linked to Heavy Metal Exposure – June 1, 2017

Exposure to Specific Toxins and Nutrients During Late Pregnancy and Early Life Correlated With Autism Risk – June 1, 2017

Probing the Black Death for lead pollution insights – May 30, 2017

Exposure to high prenatal stress and air pollution linked to increased risk for childhood asthma – May 22, 2017

PERSPECTIVE: Recycled Rubber Playing Surfaces Should be Prohibited Until Proven Safe – May 20, 2017

Nearly a Decade Nursing? Study Pierces Orangutans’ Mother-Child Bond – May 17, 2017

Orangutan Moms Are Breastfeeding Champs That Nurse Kids For Up To 9 Years – May 17, 2017

Wild orangutan teeth provide insight into human breast-feeding evolution – May 17, 2017

Teeth Time – May 17, 2017

Orangutan Moms Are The Primate Champs Of Breast-Feeding – May 17, 2017

Orangutans Nurse For a Record-Breaking Amount of Time – May 17, 2017

Orangutans Nurse Their Babies For 8 Years – May 17, 2017

Orangutans take motherhood to extremes, nursing young for more than eight years – May 17, 2017

Orangutans can nurse up to 9 years. Watch how scientists figured that out – May 17, 2017

Some orangutans breastfeed their babies for over eight years – May 17, 2017

You think your baby's needy? Orangutan moms breastfeed for eight years – May 17, 2017

Wild orangutan teeth provide insight into human breast-feeding evolution – May 17, 2017

Baby Orangutans Rely on Their Mothers' Milk For Almost a Decade – May 17, 2017

Nearly a Decade Nursing? Study Pierces Orangutans’ Mother-Child Bond – May 17, 2017

Chemicals Reduce Sperm Counts – March 31, 2017

Are Your Sperm in Trouble? – March 11, 2017

Why You Should Avoid Antibacterial Soap – January 9, 2017

Give peanuts to infants to prevent allergies, new guidelines say – January 5, 2017

Even Teethers Labeled BPA-Free May Contain Hormone-Disrupters – December 16, 2016

Are plastic chemicals in dads hurting embryos? – December 7, 2016

2017 Distinguished Service Award Recipient Announced – December 2, 2016

Toxic Turf – November 14, 2016

The Chew and Dr. Maida Galvez on Healthy Food Options at School – October 4, 2016

Researchers Examine Toxins in Teeth, Possible Link to Baby Formula – September 29, 2016

Tricks Pediatricians Use to Keep Their Own Kids Healthy – September 2016

Researchers get help from the tooth fairy – August 25, 2016

Zika or DEET: Pregnant women mull which is lesser of two evils – August 13, 2016

Your health: Repairing teeth with stem cells – July 30, 2016

Here's What You Need to Know About the Safety of Your Home's Drinking Water – July 12, 2016

What toxins have you been exposed to? Your baby teeth may hold the answer – July 11, 2016

Hyperactivity in children linked to plastic additive, BPA – June 15, 2016

That Plastic Container You Microwave In Could Be Super-Toxic – May 4, 2016

London Air Pollution Became a Major Issue in Its Mayoral Race – May 4, 2016

Greenwich parents saying no to crumb rubber fields – April 18, 2016

How to Finally End Lead Poisoning in America – April 11, 2016

Are Children Safe Playing on Artificial Turf? – March 18, 2016

Pulling teeth: Dental study examines kids’ post-9/11 toxic exposure – March 10, 2016

Is Your Water Safe to Drink? – March 2, 2016

How Lead Poisoning Is Devastating Countries Around the World – February 24, 2016

America Is Flint – February 6, 2016

Detroit's Public Schools Are in Crisis: Students and Teachers Deal Daily with Rats, Mold and No Heat – February 3, 2016