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A fresh perspective on autism research with the developing "Bacterial Theory" of autism. The fastest-growing developmental disorder in the industrialized world, autism has increased an astounding 600 per cent over the last 20 years. Science cannot say why. Some say it's triggered by environmental factors and point to another intriguing statistic: 70... Read More
December 8, 2011
Small Babies Have Bigger Risk of Autism
Appearing under Time Magazine's The Top 10 Everything of 2011, this summary of a research finding reports that premature babies who weigh less than 4.5 lb. (2 kg) at birth are five times as likely as babies born at a normal weight to be diagnosed with an autism-spectrum disorder (ASD).
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December 7, 2011
Expressway: A Big Brother’s View of Autism
States older brother, James P. Wallace, 11, a sixth-grader to Joey, who has Autism, "I get mad when I see my classmates making fun of students with special needs in the hallways. I wish everyone could understand how hard it is for people like my brother to just get through the... Read More
December 2, 2011
Family Matters Siblings