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The Disturbing Thing Parents Are Doing to ‘Cure’ Autism – News Tips & Advice

Photograph by Twenty20<p>Autism spectrum disorder affects millions of people worldwide, many of whom are children. While early detection, coupled with …

Are We Closing In on a Breakthrough in Autism Treatment? — The Motley Fool

Autism has proven to be one of the most difficult-to-treat indications, but troublesome symptoms may someday find new relief. Last week, <b>Roche …

New two minute survey could detect if your child has autism quicker than any other test

A SIMPLE two-minute test could detect autism in toddlers far earlier than any other test, new research suggests.<p>Currently autism diagnoses are not …

Autism study finds de novo mutations associated with motor skill deficiencies

Credit: CC0 Public Domain<p>A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in the U.S. has found an association between de novo mutations …

Games plus group therapy may help adults with autism find jobs | Spectrum

Talk therapy: An experimental approach for people with autism involves group activities to improve social skills.<p>iStock / Martin Barraud<p>Adults with …

Study investigates the molecular basis for male predisposition to autism

Exposure to androgens (male hormones) during brain development alters genes related to autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a new study …

We’d all benefit from having more autistic characters in children’s books

The children’s writer Michael Morpurgo has written a new novel inspired by his autistic grandson, which is set to be published later this year. …

Decoding the overlap between autism and ADHD | Spectrum

Puzzling ambiguity:<p>For all the buzz around the ‘shared-origins’ idea, the quest to find common roots could fall short. Evidence drawn from genetics, …

Ground-breaking Wrexham AFC to host another autism-friendly match

Wrexham AFC are not just top of the league – they are also leaders in making football more accessible to all.<p>They proved this back in October 2013, …

New Study Finds Fetal Alcohol Disorders Affect Children As Commonly As Autism

Image via Shutterstock<p>A new study published on Tuesday has found that fetal alcohol syndrome and other alcohol-related disorders are as common in …

Two minute autism test may detect the disorder in toddlers

A simple two-minute questionnaire could detect autism in toddlers, new research suggests.<p>The Psychological Development Questionnaire (PDQ-1) consists …

Brief Questionnaire Aids Autism Diagnosis

A two-minute questionnaire for parents can provide meaningful insights that help pediatricians and other primary care providers detect autism in …

RHONJ stars help families dealing with autism diagnosis

CLOSE<p>Autism children learn social skills through gardening at the Binder Autism Center at St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital Marko …

Specialist residential service for adults with autism opens in Swansea

February 6, 2018<p>Ty Seren, a specialist residential service for adults with complex needs associated with autism has opened in Gowerton, Swansea. Ty …

Specialisterne Australia program to help place jobseekers with autism in the workplace

PEOPLE with autism will learn skills to get ahead in the workplace under a groundbreaking new program.<p>Specialisterne Australia has joined forces with …

Lafayette mom shares moments from son’s autism battle

Imani Gullory Fruge, Cajun Mama Published 11:53 a.m. CT Feb. 5, 2018 | Updated 12:33 p.m. CT Feb. 5, 2018<p>CLOSE<p>Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnoses are …

New Autism Center Opens In Arlington

A new center for autistic children is now open in Arlington.<p>Shine Behavioral is a new multi-disciplinary ABA (applied behavioral analysis) center for …

North Texas community planned to help adults with autism

This photo taken Jan. 27, 2018, shows Ingrid Basson lending a helping hand to her 17 year-old son Sam who asked for help while constructing a …

Autism might be better detected using new two-minute questionnaire

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School developed a brief questionnaire they believe will help detect autism spectrum disorder at a younger age when …

Phoenix-area police, autism groups bridge gap with training, education

CLOSE<p>Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnoses are on the rise. Here are five facts about ASD. Wochit<p>Cynthia Macluskie, founder of Autism Society of Greater …

UK Man With Autism Accused Of Hacking FBI Wins US Extradition Appeal

Lauri Love had been facing a life prison sentence in the United States if found guilty<p>London: A British man with autism accused of hacking into US …

Valley police, autism community ‘bridge gap’ with training, education

CLOSE<p>Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnoses are on the rise. Here are five facts about ASD. Wochit<p>Cynthia Macluskie, founder of Autism Society of Greater …

Neighbours object to proposed apartment for people with learning disabilities and autism

A new apartment block for people with autism and learning difficulties has been opposed by neighbours who say it will ‘overshadow’ their homes.<p>The …

Living with autism | Cebu Daily News

Neurodevelopmental pediatrician Dr. Steven Seno, program director of Independent Living Learning Center (ILLC) speaks before participants of a …

Partnership brings more data to autism center, practical experience to UVA students ⋅ Charlottesville Tomorrow

Partnership brings more data to autism center, practical experience to UVA students<p>Marie Black, a registered behavior technician and doctoral student …

“Finding out our twins had autism was heartbreaking and our one-year-old may have it too – but I love them all for who they are”

Christine McGuinness sighs as she recalls the moment she was told her four-year-old twins with her TV star husband Paddy McGuinness had autism.<p>She …

Kids on the autism spectrum hit the dance floor

Do you remember getting ready for prom? All the butterflies. the nerves. For some kids who have autism, school dances can be too overwhelming. So …

Regulators who targeted controversial autism doctor may pay millions for humiliating him | Health

<b>ROCKVILLE, Md.</b> • Mark Geier built a medical practice in Rockville, Md., and a national reputation for propagating the discredited theory that …

A&M strength coach’s autistic son finds strength from players; ‘Autism Awareness’ today

Updated 10:02 am, Saturday, February 3, 2018<p>window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: ‘thumbnails-c’, container: …

‘Poisonous’ epilepsy drug has left children with autism

Three mothers are speaking out after claiming a ‘poisonous’ epilepsy drug has left their children with autism, learning difficulties and incontinence …