Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital found that no, people with ASD aren’t being rude nor are they distracted. Instead, they are overwhelmed with information.
Researchers have discovered a new tool for classifying children as being on the autism spectrum.
A new study unveils exciting information about the autism and gene link; identifying 18 additional genes to what was previously discovered.
A new study claims that brain differences hint at why autism is more common in males.
A team of researchers has found that the key to treating autism in children may lie in the gut, not the brain.
Autism-spectrum disorder is a disorder of the social brain reveals fundamental differences in the brain of autistic compared with psychotic.
The study looked at the records from 2000 to 2010 of children aged 2 to 15-year-olds. The findings, which were published in JAMA Pediatrics revealed that only 1.6 percent or 3,101 children have ASD.
A new study shows subtle differences in brain regions involved with language and social development.
Researchers found that autistic children have underdeveloped social areas of their brains.
Experts with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that one in 45 American kids has an autism spectrum disorder.
Suffering autism decreases individual's sensitivity of "being imitated," according to past research. While the reason has largely been elusive, new findings suggest that this is because people with autism spectrum disorders have lower activity in the brain region for understanding if other others are imitating or "copying" their movements.
A gene related to autism and healthy brain development may also play an essential role in addiction-related behaviors, according to a new study.
Autistic children with better motor skills are also better at socializing and communicating, according to a new study.
The move will mean that about 1 percent of the company's workforce will have autism spectrum disorder.
Incidences of autism spectrum disorder have increased over the past 20 years.
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.