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Christianpost.com: 'Atypical' News, Spoilers: New Comedy Series That Tackles Autism Is Set to Premiere in August

Christianpost.com: 'Atypical' News, Spoilers: New Comedy Series That Tackles Autism Is Set to Premiere in August

Netflix ventures into new territory with their upcoming “Atypical,” which follows the life of a high school boy on the autism spectrum. The series premieres on Friday, Aug. 11.

Reuters/Danny MoloshokJennifer Jason Leigh stars in “Atypical,” a new Netflix comedy series that tackles the subject of autism.

“Atypical” may be another

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Medicalxpress.com: Serotonin improves sociability in mouse model of autism

Medicalxpress.com: Serotonin improves sociability in mouse model of autism

This infographic shows the serotonergic abnormalities in the ASD model mice and the positive effect on behavior that resulted from early therapy with an serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Credit: RIKEN

Scientists at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI) in Japan have linked early serotonin deficiency to several symptoms that occur

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Streetwise.co: This Subscription Box Startup Brings Home-Based Autism Therapy Directly to Parents and …

Streetwise.co: This Subscription Box Startup Brings Home-Based Autism Therapy Directly to Parents and …

Sisters Elizabeth and Melissa Ames wouldn’t attribute their decision to embark on their entrepreneurial journey to any one particular “aha” moment.

Rather, they say their idea was over a decade in the making – right from the time their late mother would tell them, “Be the change you wish to

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Themighty.com: Paramount Pictures Wants to Turn Book About Autism, 'Neurotribes,' Into a Film

Paramount Pictures has acquired the rights to Steve Silberman’s 2015 book “NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity.” The project has been set up with “Saturday Night Live” producer Lorne Michaels and his company Broadway Video.

Big news but still preliminary: Paramount/Lorne Michaels have optioned my history of autism

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Althealthworks.com: New Study Finds Link Between Autism and Fever During Pregnancy. Could Vaccine Side Effects Be a Contributing Factor?

Althealthworks.com: New Study Finds Link Between Autism and Fever During Pregnancy. Could Vaccine Side Effects Be a Contributing Factor?

As the current already-high autism rate of 1-in-45 children continues to slowly grow, there is a growing need to discover the cause, or the many causes contributing to this epidemic. While there is likely a range of contributing factors, many agree that until we find the truth, no

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Sciencedaily.com: Genetic gains and losses in Tourette syndrome uncovered

Researchers have identified structural changes in two genes that increase the risk of developing Tourette syndrome, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary motor and vocal tics. The study, published in the journal Neuron, was supported by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), part of the National Institutes

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News-medical.net: Study identifies structural changes in genes that increase risk of Tourette syndrome

June 21, 2017

Researchers have identified structural changes in two genes that increase the risk of developing Tourette syndrome, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary motor and vocal tics. The study, published in the journal Neuron, was supported by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), part of

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Greatyarmouthmercury.co.uk: Virtual reality simulator at Gorleston's James Paget Hospital reveals what it's like to live with autism

Greatyarmouthmercury.co.uk: Virtual reality simulator at Gorleston's James Paget Hospital reveals what it's like to live with autism

PUBLISHED: 18:21 21 June 2017 | UPDATED: 18:21 21 June 2017

Autism Reality Experience at James Paget Hospital. Picture : ANTONY KELLY

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What does it feel like to live with autism? Autism Reality Experience at James Paget Hospital. Picture : ANTONY KELLY

If you

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Healio.com: Study indicates potential link between influenza during pregnancy and autism

Healio.com: Study indicates potential link between influenza during pregnancy and autism

Although researchers found no evidence that maternal influenza alone was associated with autism spectrum disorder among children, they did observe a nonsignificant trend indicating an increased risk for autism among children whose mothers had laboratory-confirmed influenza and self-reported symptoms of influenza-like illness during pregnancy.

Their study, published in mSphere, is

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Medicalxpress.com: Could flu during pregnancy raise risk for autism?

Medicalxpress.com: Could flu during pregnancy raise risk for autism?

Electron microscopy of influenza virus. Credit: CDC

Researchers at the Center for Infection and Immunity (CII) at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health found no evidence that laboratory-diagnosis alone of maternal influenza during pregnancy is associated with risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the offspring. They did,

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Mirror.co.uk: Flu during pregnancy could increase the risk of the child developing autism by almost double, new …

Flu during pregnancy could increase the risk of the unborn child being autistic, warns a new study.

Researchers found mixed evidence of a possible link between influenza during pregnancy and risk that the baby will develop autism.

They found no evidence that laboratory-diagnosis alone of maternal influenza during pregnancy is

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Express.co.uk: Pregnancy danger: Catching THIS risks autism in unborn child

Express.co.uk: Pregnancy danger: Catching THIS risks autism in unborn child

According to a study, having flu increases risk of autism when the child is born.

In the study, published in the journal mSphere, scientist found evidence of a link between catching influenza during pregnancy and an unborn baby developing the condition.

Known properly as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), it affects

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