Search Archives

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Find with keyword(s): in:
from the past: 30 days 90 days 1 year 5 years 10 years
sort by: relevance date from: to:
Enter a keyword or phrase, and optionally select a section (default = entire site) and time period (default = 1 year) or date range, to search for related videos, topics and stories from ScienceDaily's archives. Results are listed in descending order of relevance (default) or date.

Search Results

found 5 topics, 307 stories, 11 videos

Related Videos


College Draws Success From Autistic Students

College Draws Success From Autistic Students

AP (Sep. 16, 2013) A growing number of US students with autism and other learning disabilities are taking advantage of newly available support services to help them fit in on campus and earn their degrees.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Children With Autism Learn to Surf on Lake Ontario

Children With Autism Learn to Surf on Lake Ontario

CBC (Aug. 24, 2013) About 300 children with autism are riding the waves of Lake Ontario this weekend in a free learn-to-surf program being offered by a California couple.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Susan Boyle Reveals Asperger's Syndrome Paper

Susan Boyle Reveals Asperger's Syndrome Paper

Reuters (Dec. 9, 2013) Scottish singer Susan Boyle says she has a form of autism known as Asperger's syndrome, a diagnosis she says came as a relief after years of believing she had brain damage. Edward Baran reports.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Sights, Sounds Out of Sync for Autistic Children: Study

Sights, Sounds Out of Sync for Autistic Children: Study

Newsy (Jan. 15, 2014) New research finds what children with autism see doesn't quite match up to what they hear.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Autism Affects Different Parts of the Brain in Women and Men

Aug. 9, 2013 Autism affects different parts of the brain in females with autism than males with autism, a new study ... full story
100% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Children of Parents in Technical Jobs at Higher Risk for Autism

May 15, 2014 Children of fathers who are in technical occupations are more likely to have an autism spectrum disorder, according to researchers. Fathers who worked in engineering were two times as likely to have ... full story
88% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Dog Ownership Benefits Families of Children With Autism

Apr. 14, 2014 Dog ownership decisions in families of children with autism have been studied in a new project. Researchers have found, regardless of whether they owned dogs, the parents of these children reported ... full story
84% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Employment May Lead to Improvement in Autism Symptoms

Jan. 14, 2014 More independent work environments may lead to reductions in autism symptoms and improve daily living in adults with the disorder, according to a new ... full story
81% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Autistic Children With Better Motor Skills More Adept at Socializing

Sep. 11, 2013 In a new study looking at toddlers and preschoolers with autism, researchers found that children with better motor skills were more adept at socializing and ... full story
80% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Study on DSM-5 Shows Effects on Autism Diagnosis and Prevalence

Jan. 27, 2014 A new study finds that the estimated prevalence of autism under the new DSM-5 criteria would decrease only to the extent that some children would receive the new diagnosis of social communication ... full story
79% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Genetic Link to Autism Found, Known as CHD8 Mutation

July 3, 2014 In a collaboration involving 13 institutions around the world, researchers have broken new ground in understanding what causes autism. This is the first time researchers have shown a definitive cause ... full story
79% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Autism Genome Project Delivers Genetic Discovery

Apr. 24, 2014 A new study from investigators with the Autism Genome Project, the world's largest research project on identifying genes associated with risk for autism, has found that the comprehensive use of ... full story
78% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Screens in the Bedroom May Contribute to Sleep Problems in Boys With Autism

Nov. 19, 2013 Having bedroom access to television, computers or video games is linked to less sleep in boys with autism spectrum ... full story
77% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

New Test Facilitates Diagnosis of Autism in Adults

Dec. 11, 2013 Researchers have developed a new screening tool to facilitate the diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder in adults. The test is unique in that researchers have, as part of their evaluation, compared ... full story
77% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Girls With Anorexia Have Elevated Autistic Traits

Aug. 5, 2013 Girls with anorexia nervosa show a mild echo of the characteristics of autism, suggests new research. In particular, compared to typical girls, girls with anorexia have an above average number of ... full story
76% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Splice Variants Reveal Connections Among Autism Genes

Apr. 11, 2014 A new aspect of autism has been discovered, revealing that proteins involved in autism interact with many more partners than previously known. The scientists isolated hundreds of new variants of ... full story
76% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Hospital-Diagnosed Maternal Infections Linked to Increased Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Dec. 23, 2013 Hospital-diagnosed maternal bacterial infections during pregnancy were associated with an increased risk of autism spectrum disorders in children, according to a study ... full story
75% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Motor Skill Deficiencies Linked to Autism Severity, Reseearch Says

Apr. 24, 2014 A relationship between motor skill deficiencies and the severity of the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder has been found in very young children. The findings indicate that development of motor ... full story
75% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Autism Symptoms Not Explained by Impaired Attention

July 31, 2013 Two aspects of attention -- reorienting focus and attending to social information -- do not seem to account for the diversity symptoms seen in autistic children, according to new ... full story
75% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Synesthesia Is More Common in Autism

Nov. 19, 2013 People with autism are more likely to also have synaesthesia, suggests new research in the journal Molecular ... full story
74% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Drowning Remains a Top Cause of Death for Children With Autism

July 8, 2014 Many families beat the summer heat with trips to swimming pools, beaches, and water parks; but water safety concerns are particularly heightened for families of children with autism. In fact, ... full story
73% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Environmental Factors as Important as Genes in Understanding Autism

May 4, 2014 Environmental factors are more important than previously thought in understanding the causes of autism, and equally as important as genes, according to the largest study to date to look at how autism ... full story
73% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Social Symptoms in Autistic Children May Be Caused by Hyper-Connected Neurons

Nov. 7, 2013 The brains of children with autism show more connections than the brains of typically developing children do. What's more, the brains of individuals with the most severe social symptoms are also ... full story
73% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Brain Scans May Aid in Diagnosis of Autism

Oct. 17, 2013 The investigators found that brain connectivity data from 19 paths in brain scans predicted whether the participants had autism, with an accuracy rate of 95.9 ... full story
72% match
||||||||||||||||||||

find similar

Subscribe for Free


Stay up to date with ScienceDaily's news on Earth & Climate, delivered daily to your email inbox or RSS reader:


Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:

Share This

via email and social networks

from the past week

from the past week

Strange & Offbeat Stories


Human Quirks

Bizarre Things

Odd Creatures

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

    Environment News

    Technology News



    Save/Print:
    Share:

    Free Subscriptions


    Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

    Get Social & Mobile


    Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

    Have Feedback?


    Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
    Mobile: iPhone Android Web
    Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
    Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
    Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins