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Spectrum: Autism Research News
Diagnosing autism is an evolving science but a crucial first step to understanding the disorder.
The prevalence of autism in the United States remained relatively stable from 2014 to 2016, according to a new analysis.
An abbreviated tool enables clinicians to quickly assess adults for signs of autism.
Cultural barriers lead clinicians to misdiagnose or miss children with autism in immigrant communities.
Black and Hispanic children are less likely than their white peers to meet criteria for an autism diagnosis.
A new formulation of the hormone melatonin seems to improve sleep in some children with autism.
In people with fragile X syndrome, autism is often accompanied by seizures, trouble falling or staying asleep and anxiety.
Children with autism who were born late tend to also have intellectual disability.
Children with ‘severe autism’ are the most in need of help, yet the most overlooked in research. A new initiative is making them the primary focus.