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Eye Test Could Help Diagnose Autism Eye Test Could Help Diagnose Autism Research

Eye Test Could Help Diagnose Autism

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Jul. 24, 2017
A new study out in European Journal of Neuroscience could herald a new tool that helps physicians identify a sub-group of people with Autism spectrum disorders. The test, which consists of measuring ...
Study: Autism Brain Response Theory a Dead End Study: Autism Brain Response Theory a Dead End Research

Study: Autism Brain Response Theory a Dead End

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Dec. 6, 2016
A new study out today in the journal Cerebral Cortex challenges the hypothesis that nerve cells in the brains of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders do not reliably and consistently respond to ...
Hearing Test May Identify Autism Risk Hearing Test May Identify Autism Risk Research

Hearing Test May Identify Autism Risk

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Jul. 25, 2016
Researchers have identified an inner ear deficiency in children with Autism that may impact their ability to recognize speech. The findings, which were published in the journal Autism Research, could ...
Mother, Son Work Together to Manage Autism Mother, Son Work Together to Manage Autism

Mother, Son Work Together to Manage Autism

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 17, 2016
Daniel was 2 when he was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. His speech, which had begun promisingly, waned. He began repeating certain behaviors – spinning in place or twirling things in front ...