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Melatonin may help address sleep disorders in youths with autism

Melatonin may help address sleep disorders in youths with autism
March 3, 2020

Read the Perspective from Kristin Sohl, MD, FAAP

In the Journals

Horseback riding, mental exercises improve motor skills in children with autism, ADHD

February 13, 2020
Researchers reported that horseback riding, combined with mental exercises, positively impacted the motor skills of children and adolescents diagnosed with autism, ADHD…
In the Journals

Maternal diabetes in severely obese mothers influences psychiatric disorder risk in offspring

February 12, 2020
Children of severely obese mothers with diabetes may be at an increased risk for psychiatric disorders, according to findings of a population-based cohort study…
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Girls diagnosed with autism 1.5 years later than boys, on average

January 28, 2020
Researchers have identified key tends in the diagnosis and presentation of autism spectrum disorder. Of note, girls are diagnosed with autism an average of 1.5 years…
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Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Autism: The Question of Omega-3

Pediatric Annals, March 2016, Volume 45 Issue 3
The use of complementary and alternative medicine is widespread among children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), but…
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VIDEO: How students can promote HPV vaccination to their peers

November 1, 2019
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