Autism

Drop in autism by ethnicity, class may not be what it seems

June 30, 2020

A recent study investigates what is causing ASD to drop in wealthy, white California.

Early screen time could lead to ASD-like symptoms

April 24, 2020

Despite clear guidelines opposing it, some children aged younger than 18 months get screen time with televisions, tablets, or cell phones. A new study indicates that these early exposures could increase the risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD)-like symptoms later in life.

Early motor skills delays can predict later language problems

December 10, 2019

Motor skill delays are an early predictor of language delays later in childhood and into adulthood in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.