Special Needs Kids

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Special Needs Kids

Autism spectrum disorder -- or ASD -- is a developmental disability now diagnosed in about one in 37 boys and one in 151 girls in the United States.

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High levels of exposure to the insecticide DDT in women seems to more than double the risk of autism in their children, new research suggests.

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Robots may hold the keys to social success for kids with autism.

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About 14 percent of babies born in U.S. territories to women infected with Zika have health problems that may be related to the virus, federal officials reported Tuesday.

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Children with autism show abnormalities in a deep brain circuit that typically makes socializing enjoyable, a new study finds.

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Donji Cullenbine's young son, Alex, has autism, but when he put on a pair of Google Glass smartglasses they helped him recognize the emotions of others through their facial expressions.

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