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Healthline.com: Does Older Sperm Cause Autism?

Healthline.com: Does Older Sperm Cause Autism?

As requests for testing embryos for autism skyrocket, doctors search for the complex causes and make the case for neurodiversity.

Women have long known that their biological clocks are ticking, with their fertility beginning to decrease rapidly in their mid-30s. On the other hand, there’s never seemed to be an

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Healthline.com: Prozac Improves Autism Traits in Mouse Model

Healthline.com: Prozac Improves Autism Traits in Mouse Model

Breaking research examines the importance of serotonin in autism.

Researchers found that Prozac, given during development, can reduce autism-like traits in mouse models of the disorder.

Symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are varied but often include difficulty with socializing and exhibiting repetitive behaviors.

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Healthline.com: 5 Important Exercises for Kids with Autism

Healthline.com: 5 Important Exercises for Kids with Autism

For kids with autism, studies show that vigorous activity for more than 20 minutes can help decrease stereotypical behaviors, hyperactivity, and aggression. Exercise not only helps children with autism better engage in the environment, but it also helps promote weight loss and leads to better overall health.

Full-body exercises are best for kids with autism to increase coordination, strength, endurance, and body awareness. Here are five exercises to try.

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