Chloride

I’ve heard the word before but I have to say that I was unaware that it is also a chemical in the human body used to break down food. A recently publish study also shows that it may also play a role in autism. The article is entitled “Autism: Birth Hormone May Control Expression of the Syndrome in Animals” over at Science Daily.

There is also another article on the study entitled “Diuretic May Treat Autism, Study in Rodents Suggest” by Laura Sanders at Science News but unfortunately, the complete article is unavailable. For a brief synopsis of it and a link to the study, click here.

Okay, I just found another article on that study over at the Autism Speaks website entitled “A Potent Diuretic as Autism Treatment“? Check it out.

Sincerely-

 

Autism Librarian

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s