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Dr. Christopher Gillberg on Vitamin D and Child Development

By Dr. Christopher Gillberg


A short blog post by Dr. Christopher Gillberg, of the Gillberg Neuropsychiatry Centre at the University of Gothenburg, highlighting the importance of vitamin D intake in infant and child development, and the potential risks of insufficient vitamin D in infant development. This resource is also available in Swedish.

Professor Christopher Gillberg is a world renowned autism researcher who has developed the concept of ESSENCE (Early Symptomatic Syndromes Eliciting Neurodevelopmental Clinical Examinations), recognizing the overlapping symptoms of ASD, ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder/Conduct Disorder (ODD/CD), anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders, intellectual developmental disorder, communication disorders, dyslexia, epilepsy, cerebral palsy and others. The Gillberg Neuropsychiatry Centre promotes dissemination of research using scientific and popular science publications.

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