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People with autism who harm themselves are more than 30 times as likely as the general population to commit suicide. The risk is especially pronounced among girls and women on the spectrum.
Depression may influence how people with autism perform on tests of social function.
Children in families with a history of brain conditions may be at increased odds of being autistic.
Researchers need funds to investigate why autistic women take their own lives — and how to stop them.
A study of more than 5 million people reveals the onset and prevalence of nine diagnoses that often accompany autism.
Autism and obsessive-compulsive disorder frequently accompany each other; Scientists are studying both to understand how they differ.
An analysis of DNA from more than 20,000 people with autism identifies 12 regions in the genome that harbor inherited risk factors for the condition.
Clinicians need to be able to distinguish autism from post-traumatic stress disorder so they can provide the right support.