People who do not identify with the sex they were assigned at birth are three to six times as likely to be autistic as cisgender people are.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
The Netflix series that follows 20-something autistic adults looking for love is well intentioned but fails to capture reality and is riddled with bad advice.
Autistic girls’ brains respond more strongly to social stimuli than do autistic boys’.
Brothers and sisters of people with autism are both about two to three times more likely than the general population to have an autistic child themselves.
Three widely used tests for assessing autism can accurately measure trait severity in girls and boys.
Isolated from their peers, some autistic men get drawn into extremist views — and, in rare cases, violence — associated with online groups for ‘celibates.’
Emotion control eludes more girls than boys with autism, according to a new study of young people hospitalized for psychiatric issues.
The coronavirus lockdown has radically disrupted autistic people’s schedules and access to services, according to a new survey.