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autism

Why people with autism avoid eye contact

Direct gaze stresses part of the brain tied to social behavior.

Patient Story

‘The most perfect little guy’

Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.

Baby's immune system might hint at autism risk

Certain 'markers' in newborn blood samples seemed to predict future cases.

ADHD or autism?

ADHD could mask autism in young kids and lead to delays in diagnosis and treatment.

Autism may differ in boys and girls

Identifying and understanding brain differences may improve how autism is diagnosed and treated.

Autism genes vary, even in affected siblings

Study paves way toward earlier diagnosis, treatment.