Autism

 

10 Tips to Help You Handle an Autism Diagnosis

In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, Dr. Catherine Lord, director of the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain at ...
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Improving the Symptoms of Autism

Researchers have been working to understand the link between vitamin D and autism for years. Autism now affects about one ...
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U.S. Autism Rates Rise 15 Percent

A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which uses research by Rutgers University, shows a ...
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New tests developed to indicate autism in children

ASDs are defined as developmental disorders mainly affecting social interaction and they can include a wide spectrum of behavioral problems ...
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Autism therapy: Social behavior restored via brain stimulation

Scientists are examining the feasibility of treating autistic children with neuromodulation after a new study showed social impairments can be ...
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Eight Autism Related Mutations In One Gene

By studying data from thousands of genomes of people with autism-spectrum disorders, an interdisciplinary team of USC researchers homed in ...
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Origins of Autism

The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? ...
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Eye Test To Diagnose Autism

A new study out in?European Journal of Neuroscience?could herald a new tool that helps physicians identify a sub-group of people ...
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Service Dogs for Children

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Anxiety in Autistic Children

For 10-year-old Josh Myers, the world outside his home is a terrifying place. His severe autism makes unfamiliar situations so ...
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Autism Breakthrough: One Protein’s Sweeping Influence on Development of Autism Revealed

As many as a third of autism cases could be explained by a scarcity of a single protein in the ...
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Autism Causes, Prevention and Treatment

I first became interested in vitamin D when I learned that it is not a vitamin. Instead, it is the ...
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