Rise of 8pc in autism within California public school students

California – An increase of 8pc in school children diagnosed with autism has been recorded by the Californian Department of education as reported by the Sacramento Bee. 3,100 in Sacramento students now have a diagnosis which is a seven fold increase since 2000. A 2009 study in the Scientific American implied the increase in diagnoses could… [Continue Reading]

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“Rock’n 4 Autism Awareness” benefit concert

Hoboken, New Jersey – The Association for Science in Autism Treatment (ASAT) has partnered with HOPES CAP Inc. of Hoboken for the 4th Annual “Rock’n 4 Autism Awareness” benefit concert on Saturday, May 3. Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer will open the event and there will be a performance by hometown band, “Fuzzy Lemons.” Cindy Vero… [Continue Reading]

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Monica Beal, American songwriter of ‘Little Lullabies’ Part 2

Cave Creek, Arizona – Autism Daily Newscast had the great pleasure of interviewing Monica Beal, American songwriter of Little Lullabies. This is part 2 of our interview. Part 1 can be read here. We asked Monica to tell us a little about her Americana album of the year nomination. She told us that she received… [Continue Reading]

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Brain in Hand, mobile app seeks crowdfunding campaign for expansion

Brain in Hand, Autism App – was developed by Andrew Stamp to help his autistic son and a crowdfunding campaign is hoping to expand the app by raising £100,000 of the £750,000 it needs. £375,000 has already been received from investors, who include Marek Gumienny. the 24 Haymarket director. The app is used by four… [Continue Reading]

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Adolescents with ASD’s may infer the meaning of complex emotions

A study looking at the electromagnetic brain waves of adolescents has found that those with Autistic Spectrum Disorders show atypical brain wave activity whilst processing complex emotions. The study published in JAMA online network journals explains that those diagnosed with ASD’s tend to infer the meaning of complex emotions rather than understand or empathise with… [Continue Reading]

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Rise of 8pc in autism within California public school students

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Adolescents with ASD’s may infer the meaning of complex emotions

A study looking at the electromagnetic brain waves of adolescents has found that those with Autistic Spectrum Disorders show atypical brain wave activity whilst processing complex emotions. The study published … [Continue Reading]

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Autism Research: April 18, 2014 Week in Review

New autism screening tool works at nine-month age  A new autism screening tool developed by the Children’s National medical Center can now detect autism spectrum disorders of children between nine and 12 … [Continue Reading]

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Why weren’t Neanderthals autistic?

Groundbreaking new studies in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have begun to ask the question why didn't our ancestors develop autism. One in 68 children now develop autism during childhood. We are closely … [Continue Reading]

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