This week’s news includes the most recent autism prevalence statistics just released by the CDC, overviews of two significant studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine (access available to subscribers only) regarding autism and early development, and some inspiring success stories to gear up for Autism Awareness Month. Again we will try to link to scientific articles if available.
In the meantime, let us know in the comments section what autism news stories you’ve been reading, and we may just feature them in next week’s post!
New York Times: How to Think About the Risk of Autism
Huffington Post: Ron and Cornelia Suskind on Autism and Animation
Wired Magazine: An Unexpected Discovery in the Brains of Autistic Children
Time Magazine: Autism Can Start During Second Trimester of Pregnancy