Too few students with autism or intellectual disabilities have sex education. That omission may prevent them from forming fulfilling romantic relationships, and it may make them targets of abuse.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Society for Neuroscience members are demanding sharp cuts to the carbon footprint of its annual meeting.
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.
Adults with autism vary enormously in their quality of life, and two factors may explain most of this variation.
People with autism show significant improvements in cognitive ability from age 12 to 23 years, but their autism traits remain stable over this time.
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Misinformation about autistic women and sex is common in the scientific community. A study published this year is a case in point.
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