Break reported in autism treatment, detection click here There’s new research into how kids with autism learn, and as CBS 2’s Lisa Siegell reports, hopes are it could lead to incredible breakthroughs
A photographer with severe autism has learned to share his world with others through images he captures with his camera. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy
The causes of autism are unknown and probably many. Scientists may have found one genetic explanation for the disorder. Genetic Explanation for Autism Found
Eden Sawczenko used to recoil when other girls held her hand and turned stiff when they hugged her. This year, the 4-year-old autistic girl began playing with a robot that teaches about emotions and physical contact _ and now she hugs everyone. (March 8)
http://www.redorbit.com/news/video/science/5/hyperbaric_treatment_helps_autism/27391/ A recent double blind study looked at 62 kids with autism. It found those who had sessions inside the hyperbaric chamber had significant improvement in their eye contact, socialization and language skills compared with the kids who did not.
Children with autism spectrum disorders are better able to recognize faces, facial expressions and emotions with the help of an …
What an outstanding job! I can’t tell you how many times I have had this conversation but with friends who just don’t “GET IT”. This made me laugh
So far, there has been no true test for diagnosing autism. New research suggests measuring brain activity might be the answer.
Temple Grandin, diagnosed with autism as a child, talks about how her mind works — sharing her ability to “think in pictures,” which helps her solve problems that neurotypical brains might miss. She makes the case that the world needs people on the autism spectrum: visual thinkers, pattern thinkers, verbal thinkers, and all kinds of […]
http://www.autismradiouk.co.uk the first Autism radio UK launched on the 27th sept 2010, Kevin Healey founder of the station said, “it’s the first of it’s kind in the UK to make history, at the launch Martin Finn and Carly Ryan of Autistic superstars were present along with there family’s and BBC Radio stoke also central News, […]