Autistic infants as young as 6 months display subtle signs of the condition, according to a study of visual attention.
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Analyzing five sleep-related factors reveals associations between sleep troubles in autistic children and problem behaviors during the day.
A collection of rare genetic variants associated with autism and schizophrenia also seem to increase a person’s odds of having attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
The severity of autism tracks closely with that of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
The popularity of mobile devices offers families the promise of communication with their autistic child, but success is more than a click away.
Genetics may govern a person’s ability to pay attention to social cues.
The brains of autistic children show few differences from those of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or even of controls.