Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
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Altered immunity in newborns who later develop autism

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by natasa778, Oct 22, 2012.

  1. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    https://sfari.org/news-and-opinion/news/2012/newborn-blood-may-reveal-early-immune-signs-of-autism

     
  2. Enid

    Enid Senior Member

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    Interesting research natasha - I've long since thought immune system problems central to ME.
     
  3. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    this also puts a spanner in the works of the psych theory of stress (negative thoughts) and stressful life experiences being behind immune dysfunction in 'psychological' or 'psychosomatic' disorders, as you can't really accuse newborns of conditioning and 'thinking themselves unwell' ...
     
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    Do not underestimate The Weasle...
     
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