An ingestible electronic capsule enables researchers to instantaneously detect molecules associated with gastrointestinal issues.
An app may help people with autism manage anxiety, adults on the spectrum share the items they use to self-soothe, and autistic children can pick up new words by overhearing them.
There’s been an increasing awareness in American culture of autism and what it’s like to be a person on the spectrum. Yet most of that discussion focuses on the experience of men, leaving unheard the voices of women. Join Caveat and Spectrum for three talks on dating, employment and race, by women on the spectrum.
Grouping people with autism based on their unique brain-activity ‘fingerprints’ may help to identify subtypes of the condition.
Private equity firms have injected hundreds of millions of dollars into autism therapy companies — and researchers are hopeful this will widen autistic people’s access to care.
The brains of children with autism fold differently than those of typical peers, but the exact differences depend on location and age.
Teenagers in the general population who have trouble with social communication are at double the risk of purposefully harming themselves with suicidal intentions than their peers.
People with autism already have access to experimental treatments; the new law could make that access more dangerous.
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