Study shows children with autism have trouble sleeping

For parents with children who have Autism, and ASD it won’t come as a surprise that a recent study conducted by the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York has shown that the majority of children with a diagnosis have trouble sleeping. Insomnia is a problem in all age groups from very young babies, to adolescents, […]

Researchers find poor sleep may contribute to impaired intelligence in children with autism

Montreal, Canada — Researchers from the Université de Montréal in Canada found that poor sleep may contribute to impaired intelligence in children with autism. The study, which was published in the International Journal of Psychophysiology, found that the sleeping patterns of children with autism are not the same as those of typically developing children, where […]