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New study examines trends in liquid laundry detergent packet exposures among young children

New study examines trends in liquid laundry detergent packet exposures among young children

Texas A&M researchers win NIH grant to study metabolism in people with Down syndrome

Texas A&M researchers win NIH grant to study metabolism in people with Down syndrome

Study reveals rising autism rates in English coastal town, challenges gender stereotypes

Study reveals rising autism rates in English coastal town, challenges gender stereotypes

State lawmakers eye forced treatment to address overlap in homelessness and mental illness

State lawmakers eye forced treatment to address overlap in homelessness and mental illness

Dementia patients more likely to self-harm in first year after diagnosis

Dementia patients more likely to self-harm in first year after diagnosis

Study reveals the potential cost savings of a therapy for babies displaying early signs of autism

Study reveals the potential cost savings of a therapy for babies displaying early signs of autism

Health providers scramble to keep remaining staff amid Medicaid rate debate

Health providers scramble to keep remaining staff amid Medicaid rate debate

A convergent coexpression approach identifies novel genes associated with autism

A convergent coexpression approach identifies novel genes associated with autism

NIHTB-CB tests found to be sensitive in detecting cognitive change in people with intellectual disability

NIHTB-CB tests found to be sensitive in detecting cognitive change in people with intellectual disability

Gene mutation associated with autism causes an overstimulation of brain cells

Gene mutation associated with autism causes an overstimulation of brain cells

Medical insurance claims data may help predict the likelihood of autism in kids

Medical insurance claims data may help predict the likelihood of autism in kids

People with developmental disability at high risk of avoidable in-hospital safety incidents

People with developmental disability at high risk of avoidable in-hospital safety incidents

COVID found to be the leading cause of death for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

COVID found to be the leading cause of death for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

‘So rudderless’: A couple’s quest for autism treatment for their son hits repeated obstacles

‘So rudderless’: A couple’s quest for autism treatment for their son hits repeated obstacles

Children with autism may not always process body movements effectively, study finds

Children with autism may not always process body movements effectively, study finds

Duke researchers identify role for key gene in developmental disability syndrome

Duke researchers identify role for key gene in developmental disability syndrome

Children without diapers do not get quality sleep, study says

Children without diapers do not get quality sleep, study says

Researchers create a comprehensive atlas of cerebrovascular cell types

Researchers create a comprehensive atlas of cerebrovascular cell types

This doctor thought she could navigate US health care. Then her autistic son needed help.

This doctor thought she could navigate US health care. Then her autistic son needed help.

A catch-22 trips up some in legal guardianship who try to regain independence

A catch-22 trips up some in legal guardianship who try to regain independence