• Question: What causes AUTISM in children.

    Asked by Michelle.B to Fiana on 16 Nov 2018.
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      Fiana answered on 16 Nov 2018:

      Great question Michelle! Autism happens because of a combination of genetic factors and what we call environmental factors. These environmental factors can be anything from being infected by a certain pathogen to being exposed to toxins as a developing baby. It is all of these different factors taken together that cause autism