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China's Autistic Children
28th May

2020

It’s estimated 7.5 million children in China are autistic, but many lack proper diagnosis or treatment, often because their families simply can’t afford it. For more on Amy Wang’s story, go to the SBS Dateline website… ...

More children being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder in recent years
19th May

2020

Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses what to know about the new study on autism live on “GMA.” source Autism, ADHA Articles and Videos

What Are the Available Options for ADHD Treatment for Children?
8th May

2020

Living with untreated ADHD is like running the Boston Marathon with a bag of bricks on your back, says Dr. Brown. With that in mind, providing support is incredibly important for kids. Our expert, Thomas E. Brown, PhD, discusses the various ADHD ...

Molecular Diagnostic Tests in Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder
4th May

2020

This study reports molecular diagnostic yield from chromosomal microarray analysis and whole-exome sequencing performed for a population-based sample of 258 children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Read the article at: http://ja.ma/1KnlLlM. ...

New Hope for Autism: Music Therapy for Children with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome
4th May

2020

http://www.AspergersSociety.org/newhope The Healing Powers of Music Therapy Imagine a world where sounds had no meaning to you other than a jumble of discordant noise that hurt your ears. Imagine not knowing that the words that came out of people’s ...

Teaching Language Skills to Children with Autism Using 2-D and 3-D Matching
3rd May

2020

For children with autism, language skills can be taught using 2-D and 3-D matching skills. Matching is the ability to see two things and recognize that they are the same. Matching skills improve concentration, train visual and short term memory, attention ...

Is ADHD Medication Safe? Treatment Decisions for Children
29th Apr

2020

The Decision to Medicate Is ADHD medication safe? The short answer is yes. But, still, the decision to medicate is understandably difficult for parents. When considering treatment options, consult medical professionals — not social media — and ...

Supermarkets difficult for families of autistic children to access for food
28th Apr

2020

Families of autistic children are struggling to get food from supermarkets amid the coronavirus pandemic. Parents say their children live on restricted diets and shops are being stripped bare of the foods they eat. Anna and Ben Champion. Anna says she has ...

Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) and Feeding Problems in Children with Autism
25th Apr

2020

Dr. Mary Barbera discusses bruxism, also known as teeth grinding and its relationship to feeding problems in children with autism. Sign up for a free workshop to start turning autism around: http://bit.ly/2HSGWBi Subscribe to get more insightful videos ...

What It's Like Having Children With ADHD | ADHD: Out of Control Kids | Real Families
17th Apr

2020

“This poignant film examines the lives of people who suffer from ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). Behavioural characteristics include severe distractibility, impulsivity and hyperactivity. Diagnosis has proved controversial as most ...