On 29 July, Michelle Failla and David Moore gave a webinar on pain in autism, which focused on sensations, emotions and behaviors.
Spectrum: Autism Research News
Signs & Symptoms
Autism’s core symptoms accompany a constellation of subtle signs that scientists are just beginning to unmask.
Autistic people tend to have trouble shifting their gaze to take in all the details of a scene.
Nearly half of autistic children may show substantial changes in the severity of their autism traits from ages 3 to 6, according to a new study.
Pediatric primary care practitioners have a critical responsibility to provide guidance for autistic children struggling with weight gain, and to advocate for them at home and at school.
Children with autism have trouble learning that faces convey information, which may explain their tendency to miss social cues.
Early behavioral signs predict seizures in autistic children, according to a new study.
Three widely used tests for assessing autism can accurately measure trait severity in girls and boys.
Children with social difficulties are more likely than those without to develop problems with eating by age 14.
Researchers and clinicians need fast, effective tools to measure quality of life in autistic people.