Press Release – Kaiser Permanente Study Shows Length of Time Between Births May Increase Autism Risk

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Second-born children who are conceived sooner than two years or later than six years after the arrival of their older sibling have a substantially increased risk of autism spectrum disorders, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study published in the journal Pediatrics. The findings support the World Health Organization’s […]

Kaiser Permanente forced to pay $9M in Autism therapy law suit

California based integrated care provider  Kaiser Permanente has been forced to hand over in the region of nine million dollars for behavioural therapy they allegedly refused to provide. The state of California mandated care, in the form of behavioural and cognitive development for children with Autism in July 2012. The case complaining against the company was […]

Kaiser Permanete to conduct largest study on autism cause.

Oakland, CA – Kaiser Permanente is about to conduct what some call the largest study on the causes of autism called the Autism Family Research Bank. The integrated managed care consortium will collect biological, and health information from 5,000 people with autism including both their biological parents, making this study participant total a staggering 15,000. […]