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Transgender and gender-diverse individuals are more likely to be autistic and report higher autistic traits | Circa August 7, 2020

Transgender and gender-diverse adults are three to six times more likely as cisgender adults (individuals whose gender identity corresponds to their sex assigned at birth) to be diagnosed as autistic, according to a new study by scientists at the University of Cambridge’s Autism Research Centre. This research, conducted using data from over 600,000 adult individuals, […]

Human rights of people with autism not being met, leading expert tells United Nations | University of Cambridge | Circa March 31, 2017

The basic human rights of autistic people are not being met, Professor Simon Baron-Cohen, a world expert on autism, told the United Nations in New York today, to mark Autism Awareness Week. In his keynote speech, Professor Baron-Cohen, Director of the Autism Research Centre at the University of Cambridge, argued that even with the UN […]

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Adults with autism spectrum disorders | PubMed | Circa May 2012

Abstract In the decades since autism was first formally described in the 1940s, there have been major advances in research relating to diagnosis, causation, and treatment approaches for children with this condition. However, research into prognosis, outcomes, or effective interventions for adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) is much more limited. In this paper, we […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 15, 2011

News9 new results for autism   Fever during pregnancy, diabetes and obesity may raise autism riskUSA TodayBy Jenifer Goodwin HealthDay Having the flu during pregnancy isn’t associated with a heightened risk of autism or developmental delay in children, although having a fever during pregnancy might be. By Getty Images Recent research has found that the …See all stories on this topic »USA […]

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Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa October 27, 2008

Google News Alert for: autism New ways to diagnose autism earlierAbilene Reporter-News – Abilene,TX,USABy Jeremy Singer-Vine Scientists have begun looking for signs of autism in children as young as a few months. Diagnosis allows parents to initiate …See all stories on this topic BRITT EDWARDS: Clarity in autism approachGeelong Advertiser – Geelong,Victoria,AustraliaMANY of us know of someone who is autistic. An increasing number of […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa November 8, 2017

autismDaily update ⋅ November 8, 2017 NEWS  Watertown autism nonprofit gets influential role in Tony-winning playWicked Local WatertownAsperger/Autism Network (AANE)–based at 51 Water St.–has partnered with SpeakEasy Stage Co. in support of the launch of the play “The Curious …Flag as irrelevant  People with Autism Are Filling a Void in the WorkplaceAutism Parenting Magazine (blog)The future job market is looking bright for many […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa March 18, 2017

autismDaily update ⋅ March 18, 2017 NEWS  Experimental autism blood test for children looks promisingCBS News“The test was able to predict autism, regardless of where on the spectrum an individual was,” said study co-author Juergen Hahn, referring to varying …Experimental blood test could speed autism diagnosis, study claims – Fox NewsAutism Blood Test Incorporates Big Data Techniques – Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology NewsGrandparents ‘may be first to spot autism in […]