prenatal phthalate exposure linked with autistic traits

  • autism and phthalates: exposure in womb linked to autistic

    Autism and phthalates: Exposure in womb linked to autistic

    Increasingly, however, scientists are looking at environmental exposures as a potential culprit. The new study does not prove that phthalates— widely used in certain plastics, personal care products, pharmaceuticals, food packaging, and medical devices— cause autism, however, it adds to a growing body of evidence that prenatal exposure to certain chemicals may impair social development and

  • prenatal phthalate exposure linked with autistic traits

    Prenatal Phthalate Exposure Linked with Autistic Traits

    AMHERST, Mass. – Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by a University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental epidemiologist.

  • endocrine-disrupting chemicals linked to autism risk

    Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Linked to Autism Risk

    Exposure in the womb to a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals called phthalates was associated with autism traits in boys (but not girls) between ages 3 and 4 years, according to a new study.

  • prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4

  • oulhote study finds prenatal phthalate exposure linked

    Oulhote Study Finds Prenatal Phthalate Exposure Linked

    Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by assistant professor of epidemiology Youssef Oulhote.

  • prenatal phthalate exposure linked with autistic traits

    Prenatal Phthalate Exposure Linked with Autistic Traits

    AMHERST, Mass. – Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by a University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental epidemiologist.

  • exposure to phthalates during pregnancy associated

    Exposure to Phthalates During Pregnancy Associated

    Autism and phthalates: Exposure in womb linked to autistic traits in boys. Environmental Health News. Publish Date: February 20, 2020. George Citroner. Chemicals Used in Cosmetics May Be Tied to Increased Risk of Autism. Healthline. Publish Date: February 19, 2020.

  • phthalates exposure in womb linked to autistic traits in boys

    Phthalates Exposure in Womb Linked to Autistic Traits in Boys

    Phthalates, a group of chemicals used to make plastics more flexible and harder to break, affect health in many ways. Tatyana Tomsickova Photography / Moment / Getty Images By George Citroner Exposure to phthalates was associated with autism traits in boys (but not girls) between ages 3 and 4 years, according to a new study.

  • aspph | umass: study finds prenatal phthalate exposure linked

    ASPPH | UMass: Study Finds Prenatal Phthalate Exposure Linked

    Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences assistant professor of epidemiology Youssef Oulhote.

  • prenatal exposure to phthalates tied to autistic traits

    Prenatal Exposure to Phthalates Tied to Autistic Traits

    Prenatal Exposure to Phthalates Tied to Autistic Traits in Children WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 -- Gestational exposure to phthalates is associated with higher scores on the Social Responsiveness Scale II (SRS-2), as a measure of autistic traits and social impairment, according to a study published online Feb. 19 in Environmental Health Perspectives .

  • prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits in young boys February 19, 2020 Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by a University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental

  • prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Prenatal phthalate exposure associated with autistic traits

    Exposure in the womb to phthalates, a group of endocrine-disrupting chemicals present in cosmetics and other common household products, was associated with autistic traits in boys, ages 3 and 4, but not in girls, according to a new study led by a University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental epidemiologist.

  • prenatal exposure to phthalates tied to autistic traits

    Prenatal Exposure to Phthalates Tied to Autistic Traits

    Prenatal Exposure to Phthalates Tied to Autistic Traits in Children WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Gestational exposure to phthalates is associated with higher scores on the Social Responsiveness Scale II (SRS-2), as a measure of autistic traits and social impairment, according to a study published online Feb. 19 in Environmental