Day: August 10, 2017

Cbc.ca: Music therapy may not lead to big benefits for kids with autism

Cbc.ca: Music therapy may not lead to big benefits for kids with autism

Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) don’t benefit from the addition of music therapy on top of their usual treatments, according to results from a large international clinical trial.         Researchers found that children with ASD in nine countries scored similarly on a test of their social skills whether or not

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Stltoday.com: Can Scans Predict Some Autism Cases?

Stltoday.com: Can Scans Predict Some Autism Cases?

TUESDAY, Aug. 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People with a particular genetic cause of autism show structural abnormalities in the brain that are readily detected with noninvasive imaging, according to a new study.

Using MRI brain scans, researchers found clear brain structure abnormalities in people with autism caused, in part,

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