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Music may improve social communication in autistic children

Link between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and music dates back to the first description of autism, more than 70 years ago.

08 Nov 2018 9:33 AM

Brain zapping may restore social behaviour in autistic kids

This area of the brain has not received the attention it deserves in regards to understanding autism.

17 Dec 2017 3:58 PM

Autistics children may benefit in posture from video games

Balance challenges are more common among people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) compared to the broader population.

23 Nov 2017 8:09 AM

Autistic teen speaks first full sentence after century-old drug use

The drug suramin was earlier used to cure sleeping sickness

27 May 2017 3:45 PM

Rewards of love

Awareness, therapy and special educational interventions are the key elements of Dr Archana Nayar’s mission to help autistic children.

07 May 2017 12:19 AM


British robot helping autistic children with their social skills

Kaspar also sings song, imitates eating, plays the tambourine and combs his hair during their sessions

01 Apr 2017 9:52 AM

Grandmothers can help detect autism early in children

Spending more time with the grandchildren makes them identify certain signs

01 Apr 2017 9:05 AM

Recognising facial expressions is tough for austistic kids

They cannot recognise extreme emotions either high or low and often mix them up for others

31 Mar 2017 2:41 PM