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Autism Moms Have Stress Similar To Combat Soldiers

Autism Moms Have Stress Similar To Combat Soldiers

Mothers of adolescents and adults with autism experience chronic stress comparable to combat soldiers and struggle with frequent fatigue and work interruptions, new research finds. These moms also spend significantly more time caregiving than moms of those without disabilities.  Read More

February 27, 2013

Autism Research

Folic Acid For Pregnant Mothers Cuts Kids’ Autism Risk

Folic Acid For Pregnant Mothers Cuts Kids’ Autism Risk

A common vitamin supplement appears to dramatically reduce a woman's risk of having a child with Autism. A study of more than 85,000 women in Norway found that those who started taking folic acid before getting pregnant were about 40 percent less likely to have a child who developed the... Read More

February 15, 2013

Autism Research