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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-23076: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 9 May 2019

To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on whether there is a link between excessive sugar consumption and the increase in the number of autistic people.

Answered by: Clare Haughey 15 May 2019

There is no body of scientific evidence to support the hypothesis that there is a link between excessive sugar consumption and the increase in the number of autistic people.