A new study reveals that children with Autism had much higher levels of lead levels throughout their development, according to Medical News Today.
The new research
was led by Manish Arora, Ph.D., an environmental scientist and dentist
at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, NY, and
the findings were published in the journal Nature Communications.
Naturally exfoliated baby teeth were analyzed for lead content. However, fluoride level wasn't mentioned; but should be tested.
Lead is allowed in fluoridation chemicals used in most US public water supplies
Here's an explanation of how that occurs.
Also, while not providing a direct link to autism, several studies show that fluoride increases blood lead levels.
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