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A healthy digestive system could do wonders!

Microbes in the digestive system have a big influence on human health and may play a role in the onset of disease throughout the body.

03 May 2018 5:27 PM

A new weapon against epilepsy

We are what scientists call mosaics - bunches of cells that may have different genotypes buried deep within us.

28 Apr 2018 2:31 PM

Women who dress like men give birth to transgenders: Kerala professor

Rajith Kumar, said women who wear jeans and 'degrade their womanhood in the process,' give birth to transgender children.

04 Apr 2018 2:36 PM

Autistic, ADHD children at higher risk for anxiety

Here is what a new study has found.

30 Mar 2018 5:56 PM

Find out how social awareness can help autistic adults

According to researchers increase in the socio-emotional and socio-cognitive abilities correlated with brain change.

29 Mar 2018 8:07 AM


Here's how social awareness can help autistic adults

The results included increased activation in the brain's socio-cognition hub.

28 Mar 2018 8:49 PM

How praise can motivate autistic adults to exercise more

Relying on technology to deliver praise statements or provide other support also saves time.

21 Mar 2018 1:40 PM

Here are some benefits of raising multilingual childre

Indians born and brought up in America often feel embarrassed to make their children learn the native language.

12 Mar 2018 7:54 PM

Empathy is partly driven by our genes: study

Researchers also found that genetic variants associated with lower empathy are also associated with higher risk for autism.

12 Mar 2018 1:56 PM

Gene responsible for autism identified

Researchers used genetically engineered models and computer algorithms to study a human genome.

06 Mar 2018 4:52 PM


Autism, schizophrenia share molecular traits: study

The molecular pathology showed significant overlap between distinct disorders, such as autism and schizophrenia.

10 Feb 2018 2:10 PM

Now, a two-minute questionnaire may help detect autism

Questionnaire developed by researchers correctly identified youngsters who have autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

06 Feb 2018 8:20 PM

Autistic adults respond less to hearing their own name

Orienting to the own name is considered an important aspect of successful social interaction.

30 Jan 2018 7:02 PM

Roche wins FDA's breakthrough therapy label for autism drug

Balovaptan may improve social interaction and communication in people with ASD.

29 Jan 2018 4:07 PM

Acid attack victims, autistic patients to get quota in central govt jobs

1 per cent posts each shall be reserved for people suffering from autism, intellectual disability, learning disability and mental illness.

28 Jan 2018 1:57 PM


'Love hormone' helps us understand social cues

Understanding oxytocin and molecules like it may shed light on a number of brain disorders.

22 Jan 2018 12:29 PM

Bilingualism may increase cognitive flexibility in autistic kids

Here is what a new study has found.

17 Jan 2018 9:19 AM

Girls social camouflage skills may delay autism diagnosis

This study is one of the first to eliminate many of the variables that obscure how sex impacts presentation of autism traits and symptoms.

05 Jan 2018 4:03 PM

Brain zapping may restore social behaviour in autistic kids

This area of the brain has not received the attention it deserves in regards to understanding autism.

17 Dec 2017 3:58 PM

Autism traits increase suicidal thoughts in people with psychosis

A person's level of autism traits is an extremely important marker in helping identify those people with psychosis at risk of suicide.

14 Dec 2017 11:48 AM