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Is glyphosate contributing to the rise in autism?

Recent experiments on autistic laboratory mice have established a connection between human autism and the negative effects of the herbicide glyphosate, warned a chilling Green Med Info news article.  Glyphosate is the activate ingredient in the prevalent herbicide Roundup, which is used on important food crops. The chemical has deleterious effects on human biology, such as disrupting the beneficial bacteria found in the gut.  Researchers noted the parallels between the sharp increase in glyphosate usage and a hike in the number of autism cases during the same time period. Read more...



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