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Alleged computer hacker Lauri Love: Living with my autism

Added: 20.09.2020 18:26 | 20 views | 0 comments

Alleged computer hacker Lauri Love won his appeal against extradition and his autism was cited as a factor.

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Police shoot autistic boy in Utah during 'mental episode' after mother calls for help

Added: 16.09.2020 18:17 | 4 views | 0 comments

"They're supposed to come out and be able to deescalate a situation using the most minimal force possible"

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Autism Linked to Genes in Most Cases: Study

Added: 16.09.2020 18:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

Genes are tied to about 83 percent of the risk of autism in children with the disorder, a new study suggests.

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Ohio To Decide If Being A Browns Or Bengals Fan Is Enough To Qualify For Medical Marijuana

Added: 07.01.2020 22:33 | 1 views | 0 comments

An state board will have to decide if being a fan of the Cleveland Browns and/or Cincinnati Bengals is enough to qualify for the use of medical marijuana, Cleveland's reports.
Similar to what multiple other states are doing or have already done, Ohio is gearing up to start its own medical marijuana program. Taking a cue from Missouri and similar states, the Buckeye State's program will be on the strict side, requiring users to meet one or more of several certain "qualifying conditions" and getting a physician's recommendation before being allowed to legally purchase marijuana.
Authorities sought the help of the general public, launching a petition to decide which health issues it should consider adding to the list of approved qualifying conditions. Not unexpectedly, the list contained several ailments that typically come up in the conversation about what things marijuana can supposedly treat, like epilepsy, anxiety disorders, depression, and autism spectrum disorder, among others.


Autism and ADHD share genes

Added: 26.11.2019 17:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers have found that autism and ADHD share changes in the same genes. The new knowledge relates directly to the biological causes of the two child psychiatric disorders.

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Brain protein mutation from child with autism causes autism-like behavioral change in mice

Added: 23.07.2019 23:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

A de novo gene mutation that encodes a brain protein in a child with autism has been placed into the brains of mice. These mice then showed severe alterations of specific behaviors that closely resemble those seen in human autism spectrum disorder, or ASD.

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Children of both young and old parents share risk for certain neurodevelopment disorders

Added: 21.05.2019 17:46 | 0 views | 0 comments

Results of a new study reports that parental age is linked to the risk for the development of neuropsychiatric disorders in children, including autism spectrum disorder (ASD); attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); and Tourette's disorder/chronic tic disorder (TD/CT).

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Children with autism, co-occurring ADHD symptoms lag in key measures of independence

Added: 19.02.2019 14:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

A pair of new studies has provided new insight into the challenges faced by children on the autism spectrum who exhibit symptoms of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). According to the findings, these children have difficulty with adaptive behavior, a key measure of independence.

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Can a video game-based 'digital medicine' help children with autism and co-occurring ADHD?

Added: 03.01.2019 16:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

Researchers evaluated a digital medicine tool designed as an investigational treatment for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and co-occurring attention/deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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Two Mothers Open Up About What Happens When Kids With Autism Grow Up

Added: 10.10.2017 20:46 | 0 views | 0 comments

Moms from Los Angeles and small-town Indiana share their parenting journeys.

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