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autism spectrum disorder


Autistic Pride Day 2022: Tracing the history and significance of the day

June 18, 2022 1:27 pm

As per WHO, "People with autism often have co-occurring conditions, including epilepsy, depression, anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder."

Acceptance of those on autism spectrum begins with understanding

April 29, 2022 9:47 am

Chetana Sachidanandan writes: As parents, as teachers, as friends and family, we must learn how to open our arms and minds to differences amongst us

'Early intervention is really the key': Tommy, Dee Hilfiger on raising children with autism spectrum disorder

April 08, 2022 3:36 pm

"If you sense that your child is off in any way … if they’re not responding or if they seem like they’re in their own world, you should get them tested, and the earlier you get them tested, the sooner you can intervene."

World Autism Awareness Day: Tips for parents who have kids with autism

April 03, 2022 11:26 am

"Early indicators of autism spectrum condition in children include less eye contact, lack of responsiveness to their name, and indifference toward caretakers."

World Autism Awareness Day 2022: All you need to know about the neurological condition

April 02, 2022 11:47 am

Autism includes impairment of social communication and repetitive behaviour and can have associated delayed/aberrant language development

Amy Schumer opens up about the possibility of her child having autism spectrum disorder

March 07, 2022 8:49 pm

“I think the statistics are pretty strong," Schumer said

Autism awareness: Diagnosing and understanding symptoms

April 27, 2021 2:39 pm

With rates of autism higher than ever, it is likely that each one of us will encounter someone on the autism spectrum.

Autism: Debunking some common myths

April 17, 2021 4:54 pm

If we know someone on the spectrum, the best thing is to educate ourselves, avoid baseless myths, and encourage awareness and inclusion wherever we can for promoting a fulfilling and productive life for individuals on the Autism spectrum

World Autism Day: How to get a child on autism spectrum disorder to eat?

April 02, 2021 12:39 pm

Approximately 20 per cent of children on the autism spectrum disorders have a higher chance of having gastrointestinal disturbances like constipation, diarrhoea, gastroesophageal reflux, heartburn, bloating.

Netflix's 'Love on the Spectrum' is a charming show on romantic struggles of autistic people

August 29, 2020 8:34 pm

In a world that is obsessed with heteronormativity and putting everyone is labelled boxes, Love on the Spectrum unobtrusively and respectfully brings these lives into the mainstream.