Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 13:55
Researchers have suggested that atypical development can be detected as early as 12 months of age among the siblings of autism sufferers.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 12:31
Researchers have said that women are able to carry higher levels of genetic defects without getting any brain development disorders like autism, supporting the possibility of a "female protective effect."
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 10:08
Males are at greater risk for neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism spectrum disorder (ASD), than females, but the underlying reasons have been unclear.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 19:22
Researchers from Scotland and the US are taking a step towards reversing the effects of Rett Syndrome, a debilitating genetic disease affecting very young children in large numbers worldwide.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 15:04
Scientists have for the first time identified a way in which different parts of the brain don`t talk to each other very well in many people with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 13:38
Researchers have made a breakthrough that could help explain their lack of interest in external stimuli, including interactions with other people.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 16:27
A new study has found that more independent work environments may lead to reductions in autism symptoms and improve daily living in adults with the disorder.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 16:39
A new study has revealed that children with autism spectrum disorders have trouble integrating simultaneous information from their eyes and their ears.