Frogs are useful for autism research for a slew of reasons, including the fact that the animals' initial development occurs outside of the mother's body in plain view. The post "Autism research makes the leap to frogs" appeared first on Spectrum | Autism Research News
Autistic people have a higher-than-average chance of developing a neurodegenerative condition, according to a few studies. Some scientists are searching for proof — work that could also improve care for older autistic adults. The post "The search for a link between autism and neurodegenerative...
Some types of restricted and repetitive behaviors become more prevalent among autistic children and teenagers over time, depending on their age and intellectual ability, whereas others decrease. The post Repetitive behaviors wax and wane among autistic youth appeared first on Spectrum | Autism...
Children born to people given an epidural during labor do not have an increased chance of having autism, according to two new studies.
The post "No link between epidurals and autism, two studies confirm" appeared first on Spectrum | Autism Research News