Mirror neurons, the cells in the brain that fire when watching others do actions, might be deficient in people with autism. Perhaps, drugs like ecstasy that enhance empathy, could be used to treat this deficiency. Click to view video
Autism Tip: Your child may begin to learn many skills in a structured environment, however its crucial that we teach him to generalize those skills in everyday life. Click to view video
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by Grace Hood: NPR Lowell Austin, an autistic student at Marshall University in Huntington, W.Va., receives tutoring from Stephanie Hurly at the university’s Autism Training Center, one of several college programs highlighted on the website College Autism Spectrum. Press the play button to listen:
Autism and Digestive Distress Why a gluten-free diet is essential for people with autism.
Autism Tests for Preemies May Be Faulty, Study Suggests It may be better to wait until baby turns 30 months old, researchers say By Amanda Gardner HealthDay Reporter
“Autism epidemic” challenged by UK research (Reuters Health) – A national UK survey out Monday found no traces of an “autism epidemic,” despite earlier reports that the developmental disorder has been rising quickly in recent decades.
Brain Size of Children Yields Clues to Autism Study Shows Kids With Autism Have Faster Brain Growth Around Age 1 By Salynn Boyles WebMD Health News
Simple Quiz Speeds Diagnosis of Autism in Infants, click here A brief screening in a pediatrician’s office can detect autism-like symptoms in children as young as 12 months old, giving them an important head start on treatment, according to a study published Thursday………….
Autism Screening: Simple Checklist Could Help Detect Autism Spectrum Disorders in 1-Year-Old Children. click here. other vids. on the same page. A baby is seen sleeping in his crib under a mobile