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Maternal exposure to insecticides potential cause of autism in children

Maternal exposure to insecticides potential cause of autism in children
Infectious Diseases in Children, September 2018

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Google Glass helps children with autism read emotions

Infectious Diseases in Children, September 2018
Exploratory study results demonstrated that a machine-learning-assisted software system that runs on Google Glass, paired with a smartphone app, helped children with…
In the Journals

Amino acid dysregulation metabotypes help diagnose a subset of ASD earlier

September 10, 2018
Findings published in Biological Psychiatry reported that amino acid dysregulation metabotypes may offer a way to diagnose a subset of children with autism spectrum…
In the Journals

Children with autism more likely to have depression as adults

August 31, 2018
Children and teenagers with autism spectrum disorder — especially those without intellectual disability — were more likely to have depression by young…
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CME Article

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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Menstruation: September 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Menstruation is still considered a key developmental milestone, signaling not only passage into young adulthood but…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Technology outpaces medical law, precautions should be taken

August 13, 2018
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