Autism Videos

Video: With autism, altered white matter in brain

CARNEGIE MELLON U. (US) — The brain’s white matter may explain some of autism’s mysteries—from communication disorders to restricted interests. Click for video: http://youtu.be/eSR94zW8mrA “In autistic individuals, we can measure the quality of the white matter, and our computer model can predict how coordinated their brain activity will be. This gives us a precise account […]

Video-Parents Wary Of Possible Changes To Autism Guidelines

Parents Wary Of Possible Changes To Autism Guidelines CINCINNATI — The definition of autism may soon change, as new guidelines are being proposed for characterizing the disorder. Autism has been defined for 17 years as a complex disorder of brain development that affected social interaction, communication skills and repetitive behaviors. Under theCINCINNATI — The definition […]