Children with autism are more prone to deaths involving accidents compared to their peers.
One in every 68 children is autistic.
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.
The telepathic abilities of a five-year-old autistic boy has caught the attention of scientists.
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.