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Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy linked to autism in children

Vitamin D, also called the “sunshine vitamin,” does more than keep your bones and teeth healthy. According to a study, taking enough vitamin D when you’re pregnant can help lower your unborn child’s risk of developing autism.  The study, which was published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, is part of “Generation R,” a large research project on youth in the Netherlands.  Read more...



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