This week’s edition of the news includes a number of articles analyzing the latest developments in autism research and a poignant editorial on how bullying affects children on the spectrum that should spur parents and teachers to action. 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!
Autism Daily Newscast: Autism Research Week in Review 5/2/14
The Daily Telegraph: Autism risk rises tenfold if first child has disorder
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative: Early signs distinguish autism from other disorders
TruthOut.org: America’s Chemical Brain Drain and Autism
Psychology Today: Research Links Autism Severity With Motor Skill Deficiencies