Thursday, June 29, 2017

Heart Rate Biomarker for Early Autism Detection? (Spectrum - MedPage Today


Heart Rate Biomarker for Early Autism Detection? (Spectrum
MedPage Today
Babies' hearts may reveal potential early clues about autism risks. A recent study found babies born to families with an autism history had lower heart rates, reports Spectrum News. Past studies showed an infant's pulse slows when focused on sights and ...

People with autism may be more rational in their economic choices - Medical News Today


Medical News Today

People with autism may be more rational in their economic choices
Medical News Today
He goes on to say that "this is often found in more perceptual studies, for instance by showing that people with autism are less susceptible to some visual illusions. We wanted to know if this tendency would apply to higher-level decision-making tasks.".
Adults with autism make more consistent choicesScience Daily
People with autism disorder are more consistent in decision-making tasks: StudyZee News
Autistic adults make better decisions without showing cognitive bias says studyTheHealthSite

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Local teen advocating for autism coverage - News - The Daily ... - Columbia Daily Herald


Columbia Daily Herald

Local teen advocating for autism coverage - News - The Daily ...
Columbia Daily Herald
A 13-year-old Heritage Middle School student is taking her civics lesson to the next level. Briana Stricklin has reached out via social media and the popular ...

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Heart Rate Biomarker for Early Autism Detection? (Spectrum - MedPage Today


Heart Rate Biomarker for Early Autism Detection? (Spectrum
MedPage Today
Babies' hearts may reveal potential early clues about autism risks. A recent study found babies born to families with an autism history had lower heart rates, reports Spectrum News. Past studies showed an infant's pulse slows when focused on sights and ...

In race to crack autism's code, two contenders shoot ahead - Spectrum


Spectrum

In race to crack autism's code, two contenders shoot ahead
Spectrum
Readers, meet CHD8: In the lineup of genes for autism risk, it has emerged as a leader. CHD8 controls thousands of other genes via chromatin — a complex of DNA and protein. And nearly everyone with a faulty copy of CHD8 seems to have autism.

Autism genetics, explained | Spectrum | Autism Research News - Spectrum


Spectrum

Autism genetics, explained | Spectrum | Autism Research News
Spectrum
The more scientists dig into DNA, the more intricate its contribution to autism seems to be. Here, we unravel the complex genetics of autism.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Valley Teen Spreads Autism Awareness through Music - KRGV


KRGV

Valley Teen Spreads Autism Awareness through Music
KRGV
MCALLEN – A Rio Grande Valley teenager is raising autism awareness one note at a time. The teen is using his music to connect with people around the globe and to show them they are not alone. Damien Duque spent almost every Saturday performing at ...