The United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union would endanger continent-wide collaborations.
At 10 months of age, infants later diagnosed with autism show key differences in joint attention, a behavior in which two people focus on the same object or event.
Autistic infants who are enrolled in long-term studies may go on to have milder autism traits and better life skills than other children with the condition.
The ratio of autistic boys to girls is roughly the same among children with epilepsy, according to a new meta-analysis.
Autistic infants who have extreme responses to sights, sounds or textures tend to harm themselves as toddlers.
Despite the hype around a new study, it may be too soon to conclude that taking prenatal vitamins during pregnancy lowers the child’s chances of autism.
Children who have an older sibling with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are at an increased risk of having autism. The reverse is also true.