New report links too much folate intake during pregnancy to higher risk of autism among babies. Folate or Vitamin B12 remains essential for babies’ neurodevelopment but extremely high levels of this nutrient also leads to similar health risks observed when a mother lacks it.
The recently-reported findings of a study shocked all the pregnant women who consider taking prenatal vitamins and other supplements a must during pregnancy.
Apple released an intense yet impactful moving film about Dillan Barmache, who is a teen living with autism. These two films are powerful and also make a strong point in favor of accessibility features, specialized apps for autistic people and more. He was “that kid”. That’s how Dillan’s therapist and communication partner Debora described their first meeting. Autism affects social and communication behaviors.
Swedish research discovered that autistic adults met untimely death more often as compared to general population.
Hillary Clinton outlined her autism proposal that aims to increase awareness about the condition.
Synthetic hormone Oxytocin may provide a potential treatment that improves the social and behavioral skills associated with autism.
Research shows that boys affected by autism are three times more likely than girls to display repetitive and restricted behaviour.
New research finds that autistic children's reactions to smell differs from typically developing children's.
The MMR vaccine has vanquished rubella from North and South America.
A new study found that average of diagnosis in girls was higher than boys for autism spectrum disorders.
Brad Pitt's bruise on his face got the attention of attendees of the 3rd annual Light Up the Blues concert.
A new study is yet another in a long list that makes a strong case to dispel the notion that vaccines cause autism in children
An enormous new study has found there is no link between the vaccines for measles, mumps, and rubella, and being afflicted with autism.
Studies have emerged linking autism spectrum disorders to the gut microbiome.
John Rodakis, a molecular biologist and venture capitalist, got its inspiration from his son with autism, to pursue further studies linking gut bacteria and the brain. It is from a firsthand experience with his son who is said to have improved after taking amoxicillin.
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