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Study Links Measles Virus and Bowel Disease with Developmental Disorders

Sunday, 22 August 2010 19:49

A 2002 study finds a link between the measles virus and bowel disease with developmental disorders like autism. Though there is evidence that developmental disorders are associated with some disturbance in the interaction between the brain and gut, the study’s findings warrant further attention. The study did not address whether there is a link between the MMR vaccine and the disorders.

Read the full article here: http://jcp.bmjjournals.com/content/suppl/2002/02/07/55.1.DC1?eaf