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February 06, 2014

Researchers urge more attention to signs of pain; flag need to address underlying medical issues to improve sleep in those with autism

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February 06, 2014

Animal study may show how experimental treatment “flips a switch” in the brain; Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer urges caution

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February 03, 2014

Small study shows high brain activity when children with autism are at rest; researchers say this could explain “withdrawal into self”

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February 03, 2014

Harvard study suggests subgroups of children with autism share health problems; separate Autism Speaks study promises further insights

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January 31, 2014

Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry updates 1999 guidelines; embraces multidisciplinary care model long advocated by Autism Speaks... More...

January 30, 2014

New review of autism interventions identifies 27 with solid scientific evidence of benefits; up from 24 in 2008

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January 28, 2014

Autism journal podcast features discussion of women & ASD with researcher Judith Gould and self-advocate Robyn Stewart

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