Articles Tagged with Autism

Rise Of Autism Claims Not Legitimate, Says New Penn State Study

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A new study on autism from Penn State University says that the recent claims of a rise in the disease from the years 2000 to 2010 aren’t accurate. The only reason there has been a stated rise in the numbers for autism is because of a reclassification of persons with other intellectual disorders, state the… Read more »

A Simple Smell Test Can Detect Autism In Children

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Detecting autism in young children can be difficult, since many of the indicators of autism are not obvious during behavioral development. But scientists recently discovered a non-verbal smell test that can accurately detect whether the participant is on the autism spectrum. According to Science 20, the smell test works by determining which participants can tell… Read more »