Investigators examined the relationship between maternal prepregnancy BMI status and autism spectrum disorder and developmental disorders in offspring.
With significant racial inequities existing in access to services for youth with autism spectrum disorder, we spoke with an expert about how those in health care can work together to close these gaps and destigmatize disparities.
The study authors concluded that mice with decreased Cul3 expression had behavioral changes and depleted neural cell migration.
Prenatal exposure to acetaminophen is associated with higher odds of symptoms of ADHD and autism spectrum conditions.
Individuals with autism spectrum disorder often have issue with facial emotion recognition (FER). The researchers sought to determine whether these deficits arise because facial emotion information is not encoded in their neural signal, or because it is encoded, but fails to translate to FER behavior.
An app that elicits and quantifies eye-gaze patterns of toddlers could differentiate between those with and without autism spectrum disorders.
Researchers sought to answer this question: How do rates of readmission compare for risperidone and aripiprazole when used for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder?
Adolescents with autism are more likely to have physical difficulties and additional mental health or other conditions compared with general population controls.
Exposure to epidural labor analgesia (ELA) is not associated with offspring risk for autism spectrum disorder.
The researchers systematically reviewed research describing peer mentorship programs for autistic students in postsecondary education.