Autism, brain and CNS disorders overwhelmingly linked to people in close proximity to pesticide spraying

Posted: August 20, 2016 in Uncategorized

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Research published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives has found a correlation between pregnant women living near pesticide application sites and a significant increase in the prevalence of autism and developmental delays in babies.

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Autism, brain and CNS disorders overwhelmingly linked to people in close proximity to pesticide spraying

Source: Autism, brain and CNS disorders overwhelmingly linked to people in close proximity to pesticide spraying – NaturalNews.com

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Research published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives has found a correlation between pregnant women living near pesticide application sites and a significant increase in the prevalence of autism and developmental delays in babies.

The conclusion was reached based on a population control study that observed the effects common crop chemicals have on gestational exposure.

“We evaluated whether residential proximity to agricultural pesticides during pregnancy is associated with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) or developmental delay (DD) in the Childhood Autism Risks from Genetics and Environment (CHARGE) study.”

Using commercial pesticide application data from the California Pesticide Use Report from 1997–2008, researchers assessed the impact the chemicals had on…

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Comments
  1. Alan Scott says:

    Not so surprising really. Wash your fresh fruit and veges well before eating!

  2. […] via Autism, brain and CNS disorders overwhelmingly linked to people in close proximity to pesticide spra… […]

  3. Unfortunately mechanical washing doesn’t remove all the pesticide residues – most plants take them up internally. Studies show most people have Roundup in their urine.

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