UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2021 08:21 AM IST
A new study reveals that increased exposure to selected environmental toxicants like metals, pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), phthalates, and bisphenol-A (BPA) impacts brain development during pregnancy and leads to autistic-like behaviours in children
Abu Dhabi | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON JAN 06, 2020 10:18 AM IST
Born weighing about 1 kg, Ramakrishnan was kept in an incubator for months and underwent multiple surgeries. He was diagnosed as autistic before turning two years. Read on to know more...