When you conceptualize autism in your mind, you think about behavioral issues, cognitive disabilities, learning disabilities, physical limitations, emotional outbursts, and other stereotypical things, but mostly, you imagine problems.
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According to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 59 US children has autism.
A couple, both working as professors at prestigious U.S. universities, have found that certain bacteria in the mother’s digestive tract can lead to having an autistic child. They have also found the exact brain location linked to autistic behaviors.
One of the most understood aspects of autism are the meltdowns experienced by those who live with the disorder. These are often confused by others as behavioral, rather than what they really are, releases of emotional overload.
Presently, many psychologist and psychiatrists accept the findings in DSM-V that Selective Mutism cannot be comorbid with autism. Others, however, do not concur with this, and routinely care for children and adults who experience long periods in which their ability to verbalize is either limited or non-existent.
Changes in education for disabled children are being discussed in Washington. Understand what's at stake, and what you can do.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that 1 in 45 children aged 8 are or will be diagnosed with autism in 2015.
What is the 'real' puzzle about autism? Is it the mysteries of the human brain in autism, or is it the behavior of others towards autism? That's our big question.
New research has been published in March 2015 making a direct connection between Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).