For people with fragile X syndrome, progress in daily living skills and behavior tends to stall later in life.
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Tag: adults with autism
A delay in autistic children’s brain responses to sound may continue into adulthood.
Autistic adults have more job opportunities than they used to, and a small neurodiverse workforce is thriving — but mainly at select companies that invest heavily in such employees.
Most of the top contenders for the U.S. Democratic presidential nomination have released comprehensive plans for disability policies.
Autistic adults may not experience the typical age-related decline in brain regions related to vision.
Autistic mothers report having more anxiety and depression than neurotypical mothers do.
Normative modeling could capture variability among autistic people and allow for individualized assessments.
Adults with autism vary enormously in their quality of life, and two factors may explain most of this variation.
Too many scientists fail to acknowledge autistic people’s potential contributions to the field. This shortsightedness damages scientists’ ability to help people.