Recently, it was evaluated to see if there was a genetic component to this condition. A new study in Denmark looked at this and found that children who have an older sibling, one who had autism, were seven times more likely than other kids to be diagnosed with the disorder themselves.
On Friday March 12th a federal court met and ruled that any evidence supporting Autism linked with vaccines is less than persuasive. Several families who were asking for monetary compensation were denied. The findings were released in a 600 page document.
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