Autism Spectrum Disorders

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Oxytocin may enhance social awareness in autism

Oxytocin may enhance social awareness in autism
April 18, 2018
In the Journals

Antipsychotics often prescribed for learning difficulty in children

April 16, 2018
Children with intellectual difficulty or autism are more likely to be prescribed antipsychotic medications than those with a psychotic diagnosis and are prescribed…
In the Journals

Fragile X gene expression evident in white matter during infancy

April 5, 2018
Study results showed that the effects of fragile X gene expression on the development of connectivity in white matter brain structures are well-established when a child…

8 news articles to mark Autism Awareness Week

March 27, 2018
According to the CDC, approximately one in 68 children have autism and more than 3.5 million people in the United States live with an autism spectrum disorder. Research…
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Proposed DSM-5 Changes for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Pediatric Annals, October 2012, Volume 41 Issue 10
CME Educational Objectives 1. Identify the signs and symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). 3. Gain awareness of…
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Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Hockey Hall of Famer says more research needed on concussions

February 1, 2018
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