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Research Suggests Gut Microbes Impact Autism

New research suggests children with autism tend to have a less diverse population of gut microbes than other children. Scientists suspect modern practices, including eating processed foods and overuse of antibiotics, are feeding the problem. Autism is a developmental disability that affects a person’s behavior as well as social and communication skills. People with autism are also more prone to digestive upsets. Parker, a 14-year-old student at the Temple Grandin School in Boulder,...

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