Tag Archives: Autism

Parents trained to take care of austistic kids excel: Report

More than taking care of autistic children, their parents do require training to take care of such children with specific strategy to overcome their tantrums, aggression, self-injury and non-compliance, said a new research. Autism sprectrum disorder (ASD) is a special condition that begins early in childhood and parents often undergo stress and despair to take care of them. These children ...

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Some Autism Kids Escape Detection But Struggle with it Later: Study

A study by pediatricians shows that autism detection criteria cannot pinpoint its existence in some children but they undergo emotional and behavioral symptoms which require special education support. About one in 14 toddlers diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) no longer met the diagnostic criteria in elementary school, but continued to struggle with emotional and behavior symptoms and never received ...

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Today is World Autism Day, Blue Everywhere?

April 2 is observed as the World Austism Awareness Day and many monuments around the world have turned blue marking the occasion. It is officially World Autism Awareness Day! Join the #LIUB movement at http://t.co/y9jTXiI36o pic.twitter.com/rUbsnQlFPI— Autism Speaks (@autismspeaks) April 2, 2015 In New York, landmark buildings like the Empire State Building will show blue on top while the Prince’s ...

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How 3-D Imaging Can Help Detect Autism in Kids Early?

As the decade of 3-D kicks off, next one decade will revolve around the applications of the new technology in many more fields from Shahrukh Khan’s 3D statue to International Space Station need for a ranch. Not far behind, health scientists have found that advanced 3-D facial imaging will help detect early symptoms of autism in kids. The University of ...

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Root Cause of Autism? Brain Inflammation may lead to Autism: Study

Though the exact cause of autism is still unknown, researchers have shown that the disease is related to inflammation in the brain, thereby providing a ray of hope for its cure in future. These new findings could bring scientists one step closer to solving the mystery about the disease. Studies on gene expression and autism have not included enough data ...

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Will Broccoli Help Improve Autism Kids? Trial Shows

Brochcholi and its species of vegetables, containing the chemical sulforaphane, have helped autism-hit children show improvement in their behavior in a joint clinical trial held at Johns Hopkins. Autism is the fastest growing disability in the US, increasing almost at 289.5% in the past 12 years and more than 3.5 million Americans are suffering from the neuro-motor deficiency that hits ...

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Autism, an individual disorder

Havana, March 30: The International Centre for Neurological Restoration (CIREN) here is developing a project aimed at validating and measuring the effectiveness of interventions in patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Hector Vera Cuesta, neuro-pediatrician and deputy director of CIREN, explains to Prensa Latina that the strategy “established just over a year ago in collaboration with a prestigious Brazilian university” ...

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