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Rehab Recovery offers free advice and guidance for autistic people who suffer with an addiction to drugs or alcohol. April 2017
Speech disrupts facial attention in 6-month-olds who later develop autism. February 2014
What is it about the Amish and Autism? Dan Olmsted of the Age of Autism asks why it is that within the Amish community autism is almost unknown, along with allergies and asthma? May 2012
Adults with a more severe learning disability have a greater likelihood of having autism. This group, mostly living in private households, was previously 'invisible' in estimates of autism. January 2012
Autism can be an occupational asset - an interesting article from MSNBC
Autism and gastrointestinal disorders – Two papers from a multidisciplinary panel led by the Harvard Medical School – 2010
Allergy & Nutrition in Autistic Spectrum Disorder: Exploring bowel disorder and nutritional intervention in the symptoms and behaviours of AS children, including an update on the current psychological understanding – Silvja Davidson 2003
Autism Support Conference 2004: An enlightening rundown of the behaviour and indicators of ASD, including causes and treatments – Autism Support Group 2004
Autism Unravelled 2002: Research into and a conference report on a wide range of possible causes and clues to treatments – Michelle Berriedale-Johnson 2002
Immunology, Gastroenterology and Autism: Experts present their research into the relationship between the immune and digestive systems, the gut/brain connection and addressing diet in treatment for autism – the Salisbury Autism Support group’s conference 2005
The story of Matthew, Luke, Joe and Ben: A case study of four brothers affected broadly on the autistic spectrum and the impact of removing all dairy and grain/glutens from their diets – Jacqui Jackson 2003
Alistair’s story: One mother perseveres to discover the connection between diet and autism in her young son – Brenda O’Reilly 2006
Diet and Autism: theory and practice: Brief account of causes and treatments of autism in children from highly atopic families, with regards to food and environment – 2002
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Identifying which type of autism might respond best to helminthic therapy. May 2015
Helminthic therapy and pregnancy with reference to the possibility of preventing allergy/autism in the child - an overview of the research on John Scott's blog. April 2014
Can chemicals produced by gut microbiota affect children with autism? May 2014
Reduced risk of autism in offspring when folic acid taken during early pregnancy June 2012
A US study suggests a relationship between human intestinal gene expression and bacterial community structure that may provide insights into the causes of gastrointestinal disturbances in children with autism. September 2011
New study finds that children with autism and gastrointestinal symptoms have have levels of the bacteria sutterella in their gut. Report here and research here January 2001
For children with autism, being born several weeks earlyor several weeks late tends to increase the severity of their symptoms April 2012
Children with autism and gastrointestinal symptoms have altered digestive genes
Nutritional and metabolic status of children with autism
IQ scores fail to predict academic performance in children with autism
Study finds evidence of gender bias toward diagnosing boys with autism
Language delays found in siblings of children with autism
The cognitive skills of children with autism may improve over time.
Over 60% autistic children have structural birth defects
10% of autistic children may 'recover'
Education officials downgrade autism diagnosis to avoid paying for extra support
A new theory on autism?
Autism test using sound patterns
Cartoons could help spot autism
Mechanism for social development absent in autistic kids
Victory for autism
Gene variant associated with both autism and gastro-intestinal function
Ritalin may change brain the same way cocaine does
World Autism Awareness Day 2nd April 2009
Saliva test for autism?
Advances in autism research: There is an excellent compendium of recent research compiled by Teresa Binstock for the Autism Research Institute
Absence of preferential looking to the eyes of approaching adults predicts level of social disability in 2-year-old toddlers with autism spectrum disorder
Big pharma ties want to shut down vaccine 'conspiracy theories'
Autistic persons perspective important for improved understanding of their needs
Adults with autism isolated and ignored in the UK
Whistle is blown on official approach to autism
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