A new study found that around 30 percent of young children with autism have less severe autism symptoms at age 6 than they did at age 3, with some children losing their autism diagnoses entirely. It also found that girls tend to show greater reduction and less rise in their autism symptom severity than boys with autism. Children with higher IQs were more likely to show a reduction in their symptoms.
New research finds that sleep problems in a baby's first 12 months may not only precede an autism diagnosis, but also may be associated with altered growth trajectory in a key part of the brain, the hippocampus.
As a child, Erica Davis talked constantly about how one day she would marry the perfect guy. “I told her, ‘You know, honey, marriage isn’t for everybody,’” recalled her mom, Kathy Davis. “I did not expect it to happen.”
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