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Alfin David ByAlfin David

Understanding the Behavior of Amygdala Neurons

A recent study has led to researchers finding a striking difference in neuronal growth in the brain region between autistic and their normal peers.

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Isa Jones ByIsa Jones

Understanding the Delicacy of Newborn Brain Circuits

Neuroscientists based out of McLean Hospital have found an underlying link between childbirth and immune system activation of young pregnant mothers. The immunity of mothers can alter the brain’s circuit during young adulthood phase of the child.

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Ruby Joseph ByRuby Joseph

Recent Study Concludes Music Therapies Have Better Outcome than you think

Do relational factors play a greater role in autism assessment and music therapies to incline towards a better outcome? A recent study finds so.

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Isa Jones ByIsa Jones

The Difficulties Faced by Autistic Adults in Overcoming Childhood Language Barriers

Research team at John Hopkins has added to growing evidence of human brain effectively learning to compensate language challenges. The study involved autistic participants who had transitioned into their adulthood.

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Ruby Joseph ByRuby Joseph

Why do Autistic Kids Socialize Lesser? | Understanding Social Symptoms

A simple game to guess the outcome by picking a hand has recently started gaining momentum that researchers believe is helpful in understanding why and how autistic kids interact with people in their inner circle.

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Isa Jones ByIsa Jones

Can Bilinguality Help Autistic Children Better Fare in Their Communication

Autistic children are often seen to struggle while switching from one task to another. However, a recent study has observed Bilinguality is often a boon and may help them communicate better.

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Samuel Brown BySamuel Brown

Decoding the Risk between Autism and MMR Vaccines

A recent study reveals the much-misunderstood risk about vaccinations and suggests MMR vaccines cannot be associated with risks of having ASD even among those children who are at higher risk for the condition.

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Ruby Joseph ByRuby Joseph

How School Experiences Can Affect Tomorrow’s Autistic Adults

A negative school experience can end up with harmful effects on youngsters who are autistic, a recent study has revealed.

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Alfin David ByAlfin David

Decoding the Underlying Link between Autism and Preeclampsia

In one of the recent studies, researchers have observed offspring being twice likely at a risk of being born with ASD to mothers with preeclampsia during their pregnancy phase. Researchers strongly believe there is an underlying link between the two, autism and preeclampsia.

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