Autism in males linked to defect in brain immune cells, microglia

Autism in males linked to defect in brain immune cells, microglia

Many cases of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) may result from problems in immune cells that normall...
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Antidepressant doesn’t ease obsessive behaviors of autism

Antidepressant doesn’t ease obsessive behaviors of autism

(HealthDay)—The commonly used antidepressant Pro...
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Wearable device can predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism a minute in advance

Wearable device can predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism a minute in advance

What would you do if you could predict the future ...
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Is it autism? The line is getting increasingly blurry

Is it autism? The line is getting increasingly blurry

Around the world, the number of people diagnosed w...
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This Stranger's Note To The Mom Of A Boy With Autism Restores Our Faith In Humanity

This Stranger's Note To The Mom Of A Boy With Autism Restores Our Faith In Humanity

Plane travel tends to bring out the worst in us. C...
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For people with autism, encounters with police can turn dangerous

For people with autism, encounters with police can turn dangerous

(HealthDay)—Being stopped and questioned by a po...
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Placental function linked to brain injuries associated with autism

Placental function linked to brain injuries associated with autism

Allopregnanolone (ALLO), a hormone made by the pla...
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Autism diagnoses prove highly stable as early as 14 months

Autism diagnoses prove highly stable as early as 14 months

Diagnoses of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by tra...
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Possible link discovered between autism and formation of inhibitory synapses

Possible link discovered between autism and formation of inhibitory synapses

Neurobiologists Cátia Frias and Corette Wierenga ...
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Watchdog tells 150 therapists to stop advertising a ‘cure’ for autism

Watchdog tells 150 therapists to stop advertising a ‘cure’ for autism

Advertising watchdog tells 150 autism ‘thera...
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