Researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia have identified gene mutations, or gene variants, that may raise the risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The newly identified gene variants could account for about 15% of autism diagnoses. Of course having the gene variant does not mean a person will develop autism. Hakonarson’s study, a cooperative […]
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A Mom’s Diary: Ula Tinsley, MSc in Social Rehabilitation and Probation & a neuro-typical mother of two children, one of which is on the Autism Spectrum. Her blog focuses on family’s daily experience with autism, told from a mother's perspective. If you have a child on the Autism Spectrum you will find comfort and inspiration in her weekly stories.
July 21st, 2016
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