Abstract: Association Between Maternal Use of Folic Acid Supplements and Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Children

Importance  Prenatal folic acid supplements reduce the risk of neural tube defects in children, but it has not been determined whether they protect against other neurodevelopmental disorders. Objective  To examine the association between maternal use of prenatal folic acid supplements and subsequent risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) (autistic disorder, Asperger syndrome, pervasive developmental disorder–not … Läs merAbstract: Association Between Maternal Use of Folic Acid Supplements and Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Children

Abstract: Long term calcium intake and rates of all cause and cardiovascular mortality: community based prospective longitudinal cohort study

Objective To investigate the association between long term intake of dietary and supplemental calcium and death from all causes and cardiovascular disease. Design Prospective longitudinal cohort study. Setting Swedish mammography cohort, a population based cohort established in 1987-90. Participants 61 433 women (born between 1914 and 1948) followed-up for a median of 19 years. Main outcome measures Primary outcome measures, identified … Läs merAbstract: Long term calcium intake and rates of all cause and cardiovascular mortality: community based prospective longitudinal cohort study