Day: December 19, 2017

Ksat.com: How ADHD delays autism diagnosis

Ksat.com: How ADHD delays autism diagnosis

DURHAM, N.C. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Did you know children with autism who also have ADHD tend to be diagnosed with autism at a much later age? Now, researchers at Duke University want to know why, and how to provide better treatment for better outcomes.

Like most 7-year-old boys, Darren Meeks

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Medscape.com: Autism Therapy: Social Behavior Restored via Brain Stimulation

Medscape.com: Autism Therapy: Social Behavior Restored via Brain Stimulation

It may be feasible to effectively treat behavioral symptoms associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) using neuromodulation, new research suggests.

Researchers believe the new findings are the first evidence that the right crus I (RCrusI) plays a strong role in ASD behaviors. The RCrusl is an area of the cerebellum

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Wtnh.com: University of New Haven students create board game for kids with autism

Wtnh.com: University of New Haven students create board game for kids with autism

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Students from the University of New Haven recently embarked on a meaningful project to help those with autism.

“I remember growing up and loving Monopoly, Candy Land, all of those great games,” said Laquita Joyner-McGraw, a professor of communications, who instructed her students

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Journalpioneer.com: United Arab Emirates gives large donation to PEI's Stars for Life

Journalpioneer.com: United Arab Emirates gives large donation to PEI's Stars for Life

Hamad Alawadi, left, the Charges d’Affaires for the United Arab Emirates Embassy in Canada, presents a cheque for $20,000 US to Stars for Life Foundation for Autism president Carolyn Bateman as P.E.I. Senator Percy Downe looks on. Downe was instrumental in securing the donation for the Island not-for-profit organization.

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