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Autism Sleep Disturbances Linked To Electronics In The Bedroom
Individuals with autism often have issues with their quality of sleep, and according to new research published in the journal Pediatrics, television and computer screen time in the bedroom may exacerbate existing problems. While all children in the study with screen exposure prior to bedtime slept less, those with autism... Read More
November 28, 2013
Weight During Pregnancy Is Related To Autism
Putting on extra weight during pregnancy could increase the risk of autism in the unborn child. It is not the only cause but, according to a study by the University of Utah published in the journal Pediatrics, extra weight affects the process that underlies autistic disorders.
November 1, 2013