Women who came down with fever during pregnancy have a higher risk of giving birth to babies with autism spectrum disorder.
Flu During Pregnancy Does Not Cause Autism, Study Finds
A new study shows that expecting mothers carrying a variation of stress-sensitive gene might give birth to a child with autism spectrum disorder when exposed to stress during pregnancy.
Fine particulate air pollution may be linked to an increased risk of developing childhood autism, according to a new study.
In recent years, parents have been cautious of getting their child vaccinated for fear that they might develop autism. But parents can rest easy as a new study shows that there is no link between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine.
Unique regulatory "tags" found in male sperm could cause autism in their children, according to a new genetic study.