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Study reveals how service dogs help children with autism

Pairing a dog with a child who has autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could help families deal with their day-to-day struggles, according to a study by …

Pediatric Vitamin B12 Deficiency: When Autism Isn't Autism

<b>Often misdiagnosed, vitamin B12 deficiency can place children at high risk for permanent brain injury.</b><p>Cobalamin (vitamin B12) deficiency is an easily …

"Wings for Autism" - Alaska Airlines

Autism

Sight, Sound Out of Sync in Kids With Autism, Study Finds

TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors and parents have long struggled to understand the strange sensory tricks autism can play on a …

Autism

In First, NCAA Coaches Using Basketball Court To Support Autism

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Robert Herrion is a regular 8-year-old boy.<p>He likes Toy Story and Mickey Mouse. He cheers for the Boston Red Sox. He follows the …

An Organic Greenhouse Run by Farmers With Autism

This crowd-sourced project in Indiana is seeing an outpouring of support.<p>Chris Tidmarsh graduated from Hope College with a degree in chemistry and environmental studies. He got a job in environmental research but lost it shortly after and moved back home.<p>"Clearly, he needed a different path to …

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute. 21,574 likes · 128 talking about this. Established in 1967 by psychologist and renowned father of modern autism research …

Clinical Research in Autism

Sydney couple open first daycare centre for children with autism

<b>A Sydney couple Dennys Martinez and his wife Maria Huayllasco</b> – have opened Australia’s first family daycare service for children with autism.<p>They …

Autism and intellectual disability incidence linked with environmental factors

An analysis of 100 million US medical records reveals that autism and intellectual disability (ID) rates are correlated at the county level with …

Irish researcher makes discovery about autism

How we integrate the inputs from our senses could provide new insights into autism<p>Tue, Mar 18, 2014, 01:00<p>When you listen to someone talking in a …

'Make online bullying illegal': Ricky Gervais and Katie Price back autistic man's campaign to stop trolling of people with special needs

• Kevin Healey, 38, has autism and has been bullied since childhood<br>• Last year he received a death threat but police were unable to pursue matter<br>• He has …

Researchers Find That Autism Actually Begins in Utero, but Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Freak Out

Fresh new research published in the <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i> <i></i>found that though symptoms of autism may not be obvious until your child is a …

Autism at school: how teachers can help

High school can be difficult for youths with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders, who often have IQs superior to the general population, but …

Using tablets to reach kids with autism

Two 5-year-old boys, one with autism, were having some friendly playtime when they had a communication breakdown. One boy didn't respond to the other and walked away. The ignored kid got frustrated and pushed over a small staircase, causing the first boy to fall.<p>Their speech therapist, Jordan …