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How Childhood Autism, Digestive System Could Be Linked

How Childhood Autism, Digestive System Could Be Linked

Newsy (July 8, 2013) A new study shows children with autism had fewer types of bacteria in their digestive system. What does it mean for future autism research?
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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.
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Safe or Full of Side Effects? In US, Vaccine Fear Lives On

Safe or Full of Side Effects? In US, Vaccine Fear Lives On

AFP (July 23, 2013) Claims of serious vaccine side effects -- including autism -- may have been debunked but the number of US parents refusing to immunize their children is still rising, worrying doctors that long-gone diseases could one day re-appear.
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Boys With Autism, ADHD Vulnerable to Game Addiction

Boys With Autism, ADHD Vulnerable to Game Addiction

Newsy (July 29, 2013) A study in Pediatrics says boys with autism disorder played video games almost twice as much as the average for all boys.
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Autism Affects Different Parts of the Brain in Women and Men

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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
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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
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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
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Autism in Children Affects Not Only Social Abilities, but Also a Broad Range of Sensory and Motor Skills

June 25, 2013 Scientists are shedding a new light on the effects of autism on the brain. Researchers have identified that connectivity between the thalamus, a deep brain structure crucial for sensory and motor ... full story
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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
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Use of Anti-Epileptic Drug During Pregnancy Associated With Increased Risk of Autism

Apr. 23, 2013 Maternal use of valproate (a drug used for the treatment of epilepsy and other neuropsychological disorders) during pregnancy was associated with a significantly increased risk of autism in ... full story
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Exposure to High Pollution Levels During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of Having Child With Autism

June 18, 2013 Women in the US exposed to high levels of air pollution while pregnant were up to twice as likely to have a child with autism as women who lived in areas with low ... full story
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Social Isolation of Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorder Examined

May 1, 2013 Young adults with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more likely to be socially isolated. That’s the finding of new research that studies the social outcomes of young adults with an ... full story
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Elevated Gluten Antibodies Found in Children With Autism

June 20, 2013 Elevated antibodies to gluten proteins of wheat found in children with autism in comparison to those without autism. Results from a new study also indicated an association between the elevated ... full story
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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
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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
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New Regulatory Autism Gene Discovered

July 1, 2013 A new study reports that RORA, a novel candidate gene for autism discovered in a 2010 study, regulates a large number of other genes associated with ... full story
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