Issues 3 May '17
Alex Amelines, an animator from the U.K., created the video and encouraged parents and teachers to watch this with their kids.
SPED Kids 16 February '17
FXS is a biological and genetic condition, but a new study learned that parenting styles can help change the symptoms for the better.
Autism 10 February '17
Boys are generally believed to have greater chances of developing autism, but experts found out even girls are at risk if they have a male brain structure.
Health 5 December '16
Scientists found no relation when a pregnant mom has influenza during her pregnancy with the baby possibly having ASD.
SPED Kids 20 October '16
Studies reveal that service dogs paves way for social interaction for children with autism.
Autism 23 September '16
Reading and understanding facial expressions and emotions are not easy for people with autism. A team from Stanford University targets these difficulties and helps autistic people overcome them through Autism Glass.
SPED Kids 13 September '16
A new drug has been found to help autism kids and adults conquer their inabilities to talk and socialize with people. Edward S. Brodkin with his research team offers this help and promises to keep on studying further solutions.
Autism 31 August '16
Children diagnosed with autism before they turn four years old have higher chances of getting successful results in treatment. Late autism diagnosis pushes parents to seek alternative and complementary autism medications, which are not that effective as behavioral therapy.
Autism 12 August '16
Who says that people on the autism spectrum cannot be productive. Many times they are even more productive and loved by customers at work.
Autism 29 July '16
New treatments to ASD progresses with new innovations. The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center's study makes a major breakthrough to the treatment of ASD.
Autism 14 July '16
People in the spectrum are mistakenly labeled to be insensitive people. Autism is not the reason for some who fail to emphatize with others. There is a deeper scientific reason for it.
Health/Nutrition 25 June '16
Pregnant mothers may be unconsciously giving autism to the growing child in their womb by eating a high-fat diet. Experts found that high-fat meals lower the production of the gut's beneficial microbiome, which promotes social behavior among humans.
Health 20 June '16
Antibiotics and c-sections may be preventing babies from developing healthy intestinal bacteria. Gut bacteria helps digest food and is connected with obesity, autoimmune disorders and heart and mental problems.
Health 3 June '16
Video games suche as Minecraft are reportedly giving children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their parents an avenue of communication, connection and self-expression.
Autism 31 May '16
Special diet may not cure autism, but it can definitely ease the condition.
Autism 18 May '16
Autistic children have difficulties interacting with others socially. Schools have been helping out students with autism cope.
Autism 4 May '16
A new study suggests that cancer and autism share 43 common genes.
SPED Kids 11 April '16
Raising a child with autism is stil surrounded with a lot of "myths" that are misunderstood.
Health/Nutrition 23 March '16
New study explains the genetic relationship between autistic spectrum disorders and traits related to autism found in the wider population.
Pregnancy 29 January '16
A research done by some scientists indicated some viral infection during pregnancy could be the result of autism of the unborn child.
Health/Nutrition 13 May '15
A study on autism published in the May 11 issue of Nature Genetics is shedding new light on its cause. Researchers have discovered that gene mutation can increase autism risk, according to a report from Science Daily.
Parenting 5 May '15
Autism is a developmental disorder that affects not only the individuals themselves, but also their families. As the disorder's effects challenge the lives of many households, structured behavior training becomes pertinent.