Autism in the News

  1. Rare form of autism could be treated with dietary supplements

    The Guardian
    Researchers have identified a rare form of autism that could potentially be treated with amino acid supplements. Photograph: Linda Nylind ...
    Amino acid supplements may offer autism promise‎ NutraIngredients.com
    Unique Form Of Autism Could Be Treated With Nutritional Supplement‎ RedOrbit
    Amino-acid deficiency underlies rare form of autism‎ Nature.com
    Business Standard The Detroit News
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  2. Why autistic kids make easy targets for school bullies

    (TIME.com) -- A new study finds that children with autism spectrum disorders are bullied far more often than their typically developing peers ...
    Autistic adolescents more likely to be bullied, study shows‎ Daily Californian
    Almost half of kids with autism bullied at school: study‎ abc7.com
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  3. Autism Advocacy in America

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE 4Sam is the mother of Sam Wessels, a fifth grader in Rock Rapids, Iowa. She says he is well spoken and it's almost ...
  4. Adolescents with autism spectrum disorder at risk for bullying

    Washington University in St. Louis News 
    A new study suggests an estimated 46.3 percent of adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) were the victims of bullying, according ...
    Studying Sex Differences in Autism Focus of $15 Million NIH Award ...‎ HealthNewsDigest.com
    Videogames can be used for educational and treatment purposes ...‎ News-Medical.net
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  5. • A lesson in autism

    Curran's 10-year-old son Charlie has autism, a brain disorder that affects his ... Since then, she has presented information about autism to North ...
  6. Nobody Knows Anything: Autism Edition

    Huffington Post (blog) 
    The novelist and screenwriter William Goldman famously wrote that until a movie opens, "nobody knows anything" about how well it will do at ...
    Philadelphia: We Can only Guess about Autism‎ Age of Autism
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  7. Insurance for Autism

    Harvard Crimson
    One significant gap is coverage for Harvard employees and their families who are affected by autism, a neurological disorder which impairs ...
  8. iPods as the Next-Generation Autism Aid

    The Atlantic 
    But a case study published in the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation describes how, as a 21-year-old with autism, he required the ...
    Research: iPod touch benefits workers with autism‎ tuaw.com
    iPod Touch apps help workers with autism‎ Los Angeles Times
    Apple devices gain scientific backing for autism assistance‎ Examiner.com
    Disability Scoop Scientific American
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  9. Not Alone: Autism, More than meets the eye

    Montana Kaimin 
    In fifth grade, Cali McClelland Beeson was diagnosed with low-level autism, also known as Asperger Syndrome. She couldn't make eye contact ...
  10. Autism can have large effects, good and bad, on a disabled child's ...

    Autism Support Network - 14 hours ago
    One of the least fun moments I recall from my years of growing up with an autistic brother was when he bit me on the cheek — just in time for my class photo.