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Finding Credible Autism Research

The first of three blog posts addressing the question, “How can I find reliable information about autism and autism research?” 

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Promoting Teen Social Skills

What approaches are effective in improving social skills among teens on the autism spectrum?

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Donated Tissue Makes New Findings Possible

Researcher thanks Autism Speaks Autism Tissue Program and its donors for enabling her study of brain inflammation, cell damage and antioxidants.

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Mr. Rogers & Video Modeling

Was Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood made for children with autism? Is there any evidence that his shows help our kids?

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Air Pollution and Autism Risk

AGRE families help uncover gene-environment interactions.

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Videoblog: Managing Challenging Behaviors

From the Autism Speaks National Family Conference in Columbus, Ohio, Daniel Coury, MD, discusses three ways that families can better manage challenging behaviors of their child with autism. Dr.

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Videoblog: Discussing GI Issues at the National Conference

Alessio Fasano, MD, professor of pediatrics, medicine and physiology and director of the Mucosal Biology Research Center and the Center for Celiac Research at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, discusses the three most exciting breakth... More...

Social Skills for Teenagers

Research and practice combine to demonstrate benefits of social skills training program for teens.

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