Pediatrics

Nearly 1 in 5 Children with ADHD Have Autism Traits, Says Study

A new study published Monday in Pediatrics reports that a large proportion of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) share traits similar to children with autism.  Among 242 children with ADHD more than 18% wer... More...

Sibling Bullying Subject of New Study

The journal Pediatrics came out today with a study focused on sibling bullying and the affect it can have on the mental health of children and teens. The paper's lead author Corinna Jenkins Tucker referenced the impact of The National Survery ... More...

Teens with Autism Lack Healthcare Transition Services

Study finds young people with autism half as likely to receive healthcare transition support as those with other longterm medical needs

 

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Study Confirms: Autism Wandering Common & Scary

A new study confirms what many parents know well: Wandering by children w... More...

Many Parents of Kids With Autism Don't Put Faith in Pediatricians

Chief Science Officer Geraldine Dawson was quoted today in an article in US News and World Report about a recent study that finds that many parents don't feel that they can talk to their pediatricians for advice on treatment for autism spectru... More...

Autism Care Slams Mom’s Income

New research confirms what many families know too well: Having a child with auti... More...

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