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The percentage of Arizona kindergartners not getting vaccinated went up yet again this year.
Jenny McCarthy said her 12-year-old son, Evan, is being bullied at summer camp but doesn't realize it, People reported Monday.
In Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, Vol. 31, No. 1. , pp. 5-17, doi:10.1023/a%3a1005653411471 Currently there are no brief, self-administered instruments for measuring the degree to which an adult with normal intelligence has the traits associated with the autistic spectrum.
The bulk of risk factors underlying autism may be based less on rare gene mutation than on common genetic variation, a new joint international study finds.
A new study provides the most definitive characterization of the autism-like intellectual disability disorder Christianson Syndrome and provides the first diagnostic criteria to help doctors and families identify and understand the condition.
The bulk of risk, or liability, for autism spectrum disorders was traced to inherited variations in the genetic code shared by many people.
As she begins their daily exercise of going through sheets of sounds and words for the 5-year-old boy to pronounce, she occasionally has to remind him to stay focused.
Expecting a child this summer? Most births in the U.S. occur in August, with July a close second.
When Tim Brewster was a kid, he often told his father about new, harebrained ideas.
A girl next to him wrapped a blue blanket more tightly around her thin frame and fiddled with a chain of plastic stars.
NASA faked the moon landing. The measles-mumps-rubella vaccine causes autism. Climate change isn't real.
"I just have to learn to distance myself a little more," the 19-year-old from Sewickley said.
When it comes to what's an allowable claim in the realm of cognitive health, ignorance and confusion abound, experts say.
One look at a panoramic cityscape is all it takes for the image to be etched in British artist Stephen Wiltshire's memory for the rest of his life.
So, so tired of seeing children dying of measles. Our measles ward has overflowed and using an additional 15 beds.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 03:35 am
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