The Fascinating Link Between Baby Teeth and Autism

21 June 2018
21 June 2018, Comments: 0

An earlier diagnostic test for autism could be developed in the future based on baby teeth. In summary:

– Baby teeth capture critical information about nutrients in their layers.

– Analysis of baby teeth nutrients has shown that children with autism have different levels of zinc and copper in their teeth than those without autism.

– Most children with autism will already have a diagnosis by the time they shed their baby teeth.

“They may lead to other studies that help to identify a prenatal marker that corresponds to the dental findings reported by these researchers.”

Read the full story here: http://consumer.healthday.com/cognitive-health-information-26/autism-news-51/baby-teeth-give-clues-to-autism-s-origins-detection-734271.html

 

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