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A study by researchers at the UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute has found that the seven- to eight-fold increase in the number children born in California with autism since 1990 cannot be explained by either changes in how the condition is diagnosed or counted — and the trend shows no sign of abating.
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“It’s time to start looking for the environmental culprits responsible for the remarkable increase in the rate of autism in California
It's about time!!!

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