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Great Britain is in the midst of a measles epidemic, one that public health officials say is the result of parents refusing to vaccinate their children after a safety scare that was later proved to be fraudulent.
The Associated Press in the United States has picked up on a media story from the United Kingdom that blames Dr.
Early human development , Vol. 77, No. 1-2. , pp. 23-28, doi:10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2003.12.002 The ratio of 2nd to 4th digit length is sexually dimorphic and is thought to be fixed early in development.
It has been suggested that autism may arise as the result of exposure to high concentrations of prenatal testosterone.
He knew that being honest would force him to come to terms with the death of his daughter.
Autism is now the second most commonly diagnosed serious developmental disability, and the number of children identified as autistic continues to grow.
More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of now discredited research that linked the vaccine to autism.
As the American Psychiatric Association unveiled last week the latest edition of what is considered the "bible" of modern psychiatry, the uproar over its many changes continues.
The $25 million revision happens only once in a generation and comes after nearly two decades of debate, deliberation and change in clinical practice.
The field of mental health will face its greatest upset in years on Saturday with the publication of the long-awaited and deeply-controversial US manual for diagnosing mental disorders.
With a new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders comes new controversial categorizations.
Danville, VA Saturday, 28 cities around our nation will walk to bring awareness to Angelman Syndrome, and Danville is on the list.
An update to one of the most important manuals in mental health - known as the bible of psychiatry - is to be published later.
Buy this photo L/R Rob Warner and intrepid Frank McGain-Harding. Buy photo: 211308J INTREPID Frank McGain-Harding will spend Whitsun week walking the 86 miles along Hadrian's Wall Path to raise cash for Stourbridge charity No Limits Community Project.
As the American Psychiatric Association unveils the latest edition of what is considered the "bible" of modern psychiatry this weekend, the uproar over its many changes continues.