Day: August 6, 2018

Khaleejtimes.com: 'Device addiction similar to autism'

Khaleejtimes.com: 'Device addiction similar to autism'

Although young children today are smart and tech-savvy, their interactive ability is impaired compared to their predecessor generations, according to child health experts and therapists. 

Device addiction is considered to be the primary reason for this phenomenon, and analysts have gone to the extent of saying that some severe cases of

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Abc.net.au: Video games can remove challenging parts of social interaction for people with autism, expert says

Abc.net.au: Video games can remove challenging parts of social interaction for people with autism, expert says

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An autism expert and researcher in the field of disability and technology says video games provide a simpler and more understandable interface for people with autism.

Dr Kathryn Ringland, who has authored several studies in the field, said video games could

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Myajc.com: Body of missing boy, 7, with autism found dead in Central Florida pond

Myajc.com: Body of missing boy, 7, with autism found dead in Central Florida pond

A 7-year-old boy with autism was found dead by Florida law enforcement officials after he was reported missing Saturday night, the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday.

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Deputies had been looking for Humza Mohammad Syed since he was reported missing Saturday night.

Deputies said Humza was last

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