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Latest Pervasive developmental disorders Stories

2013-05-24 23:28:12

Today Sport-Social launched a campaign in an effort to spread awareness about Autism.

2013-05-19 23:00:04

It’s “Mission Possible” for Torin and Kaia Phillips of Boston, Massachusetts, as the siblings work to overcome autism with the help of intensive treatment provided by the Center for Autism

2013-05-17 23:20:53

The CARD Assessment Center Open House will be held on Wednesday, May 22 to allow individuals the opportunity to meet one-on-one with the assessment team, learn what services are offered and tour

CDC Mental Health Report Finds Seven Percent Of Children Have ADHD
2013-05-17 08:55:14

Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent diagnosis amongst youngsters between the ages of three and 17, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) first-ever comprehensive report on the mental health of American children.

2013-05-14 23:04:12

Website Autism After 16 profiles autistic adults living in rural America in the first of a two-part story, “Autistic Adults in Rural America.” Roanoke, VA

UCSB Researchers Develop New Treatment For Infants With Autism
2013-04-30 18:02:32

For most babies, a game of peek-a-boo can be fun, entertaining and full of laughter. However, infants with an autism spectrum disorder may find the game unpleasant and disturbing.

2013-04-25 11:36:12

An Autistica consultation published this month found that 24% of children with autism were non-verbal or minimally verbal, and it is known that these problems can persist into adulthood.

Autism Symptoms Could Be Controlled With Special Vaccine
2013-04-25 05:35:01

A vaccine created to treat a gut bacteria common in children with autism could also help control some symptoms of the neural development disorder, according to new research published in this month’s edition of the journal Vaccine.

2013-04-18 13:34:50

Neuroscientists from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and the University of Toronto have developed an efficient and reliable method of analyzing brain activity to detect autism in children.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.