Many obstacles line the road to early diagnosis and treatment for children with autism, especially for immigrant families, says a study published in May.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Tag: Asperger syndrome
A handful of long-term studies, each including up to several hundred participants, have followed people with autism for close to two decades. As the children in some of these studies come of age, researchers are piecing together the disorder’s trajectories.
Two large Scandinavian studies published in March, which together include more than 10,000 children with autism, add to a growing body of research suggesting that older parents are at an increased risk of having children with autism.