Virgin Atlantic has already invited families to visit their training rig.
One in every 68 children is autistic.
As the researchers trace the evolution of Goldilocks, they discovered that the genes have a role to play in various human diseases including autism, cancer, epilepsy, heart disease and schizophrenia.
Though a traditional eating disorder is linked to fixation with food and weight, there are thoughts and behaviors of an anorexic woman that are considered typical for autism.
A team of researchers has found that the key to treating autism in children may lie in the gut, not the brain.
April is Autism Awareness Month and will soon be over but one has to ask, why the rate of autism has risen over the last decades. Human genetics is seen as one likely cause but there has to be some underlying factor tied up to it as well.
A rare genetic disorder called Jacobsen syndrome is linked with autism, according to a new study.
Children and adolescents with autism have extra synapses in the brain, according to a new study.
There is no evidence of increase in autism in the past two decades, according to a new study. The findings counter the reports that the said rates of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are on the rise.
Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), compared to non-ASD children, are four times more likely to experience general gastrointestinal (GI) complaints, a new study has found.
People who carry a genetic disposition for the neurodevelopmental disorder are more prone to develop autism in air polluted environment, a recent study suggests.
There is an association between autism spectrum disorders and weight gained during pregnancy, a new study has found.
Sleep education for parents of children suffering from autism helps improve children's behavior, a new study has found.
The study reveals that in individuals with autism, pet arrival in the family setting may bring about changes in specific aspects of their socio-emotional development. It suggests the improvement of some prosocial behaviors in such individuals under certain circumstances.
The next time you see your toddler walking on toes, you may have reasons to worry, as a latest study claims that toe-walking could be a sign of a developmental delay or neuropsychiatric disorders in a child. According to the study from Sweden, toe-walking could be caused by certain conditions like cerebral palsy. However, some healthy children could toe-walk habitually as well. The Swedish study revealed that by the age of 5 and half years, 40 percent of children with either developmental delays...
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.