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Ibtimes.com: Netflix Breaks Barriers With Autism Comedy 'Atypical'; Premiere Date Announced [WATCH]

Ibtimes.com: Netflix Breaks Barriers With Autism Comedy 'Atypical'; Premiere Date Announced [WATCH]

Netflix will be releasing its first autism-centered series, “Atypical,” on Aug. 11.

According to Entertainment Weekly, “Atypical” will follow the life of a teenage boy named Sam Gardner (Keir Gilchrist), who also falls on the autism spectrum. But despite his condition, Sam is just like any other high school student.

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Ibtimes.com: Fever While Pregnant Increases Autism Chance By 40% In Newborns

Ibtimes.com: Fever While Pregnant Increases Autism Chance By 40% In Newborns

According to a recent study, published Tuesday, expecting mothers, who come down with a fever during the pregnancy, especially in the later stages, have a higher risk of giving birth to a child who suffers from autism.

The study, which was conducted by Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, took into account 95,754 Norwegian children born between 1999 and 2009. Out of the total number, 15,700 children were born to mothers who had developed

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