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Author Belli, Brita.

Title The autism puzzle : connecting the dots between environmental toxins and rising autism rates / Brita Belli.

Imprint New York : Seven Stories Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    616.8588 BEL    Claims Retd
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.85882 BEL    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    616.85882 BEL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 213 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-198) and index.
Contents The missing percentage : why genetics alone can't explain the steady climb -- Uncounted numbers : urban exposures, chemical concentrations, and the question of race -- Foreign bodies : how we all became carriers of mercury, triclosan, and flame retardants -- Dumped on : when chemicals act in combination -- Gut reactions : bowel Issues, alternative treatments, and life-saving support -- Birth complications : weighing the risks of inductions, medications, and early cord clamping -- Our chemical world : the long reach of plastics and pesticides -- Unanswered questions : avoiding toxins and taking action
Subject Autism in children.
Environmental toxicology.
ISBN 9781609803919 (hardback)
1609803914 (hardback)

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