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Research supported by the Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (ATN), demonstrating that symptoms of attention deficit and hyperactivity worsen quality of life for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), was presented today at the Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. Researchers Parul Vora, M.D., developmental-behavioral pediatric fellowat Nationwide Children's and Darryn Sikora, Ph.D., Director of the Autism Program at Oregon...
Defining sociodemographic risk factors may give clues to causes of autism spectrum disorders.
These changes may also affect the mix of bacteria present in the digestive tract.
The first transgenic mouse model of a rare and severe type of autism called Timothy Syndrome is improving the scientific understanding of autism spectrum disorder in general and may help researchers design more targeted interventions and treatments.
Texas-Based Specialty Clinic, ADD Wellness, examines the possible links between metabolic systems and symptoms of ASD's. The Woodlands, TX (PRWEB) September
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital have used a novel method for analyzing brain-scan data to distinguish children with autism from typically developing children.
The risk that an infant with an older sibling with autism will also develop the disorder, previously estimated at between 3 and 10 percent, is substantially higher at approximately 19 percent, according to this study.
A new study has found that if a child has autism, the risk of a younger sibling also developing the disorder is higher than previously thought.
New research shows six-fold risk of ASD in grandchildren of acrodynia survivors SafeMinds calls on the pharmaceutical industry to remove mercury from all products, including vaccines. ATLANTA, Aug.
The biological causes of autism are still not understood.
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