Autism is unusually common among blind people, and children with autism are more likely to have vision problems than their typical peers. Understanding why could lead to better therapies for autism for autism.
William Mandy talks about the golden hours for writing and why — when there isn’t a pandemic — he likes attending conferences in new parts of the world.
Spectrum is an editorially independent division of the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative.
Hearing difficulties and autism often overlap, exacerbating autism traits and complicating diagnoses.