Category Archives: Autism General
These latest study findings are very exciting because of course if environmental factors are found to be a direct cause for Autism, then there are ways intervene or change the environment and prevent this disease from developing and save countless future children form a difficult or unfullfilled life.
Autism – What On Earth is Going On
Parents and caregivers of autistic children have been concerned for years and now the facts are in: children with autism, by and large, are eating poorly and perhaps dangerously so.
The mutations of three genes have been linked to autism in a new series of studies published in the journal Nature.
New research is showing language delays or speech problems in the siblings of autistic children.
Overweight mothers with either Type 2 or gestational diabetes may be more likely to have a child with autism or with other developmental disabilities according to a recent study conducted by the University of California – Davis.
According to a University of Texas research study, parents who have children at later ages are more likely to have kids afflicted by autism.
According to new research published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, there is a link between an increased risk of autism due to maternal inflammation during early pregnancy.
Omega-3 fatty acids are known to be quite effective with protecting and promoting brain function. Recent studies have shown that administering substantial amounts of omega-3 to children with autism helps to significantly reduce their aggressive and hyperactive behaviors.
Autism is on the rise worldwide and this has prompted more funding for more research.