Individuals who get easily bored, frustrated or impatient are more inclined to develop skin-picking and other body-focused repetitive behaviors, say researchers at the Institut universitaire en sante mentale de Montreal and the University of Montreal.
Recent News Headline: “ADHD doubles the risk of early death”!! However, should read “untreated ADHD…” given that we have super effective interventions that substantially reduce the risks. By the same token, the study’s findings amplify the need and urgency for treatment, including a consideration of medication along with behavioral therapy.
A new understanding of the cause and treatment of stuttering. If you’ve ever struggled with stuttering, or know someone who has, then you know how devastating this disorder can be. Hopefully some new approaches will prove to be helpful.
Growth Hormone improves social functioning in children with autism who also have a related genetic syndrome.
As would be expected, exposure to peanuts early-on helps to reduce later allergies.
Autism caused by a rare gene mutation?
Latest research on autism, genetics, and sibling susceptibility.