Tagged Autism

Dad’s Photo Project Talks About The Many Faces of Autism

To enlighten his community on what autism is all about, a dad took photos of his 2-year-old daughter, other children and a few adults with autism. In this same bid to dispel common myths surrounding autism, especially that of his daughter Aneira who was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in December; Glenn Gameson-Burrows began a photo series tagged “Magpie” which…


Antidepressants during Pregnancy Increase the Risk of Autism

The exact factors responsible for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are yet to be fully understood by many, because of its complexity. A recent study looked at antidepressants, being popularly used by women, especially the pregnant ones; and its influence on autism spectrum disorder. The researchers gathered that while various antidepressants can reduce some of the symptoms…


Common Symptoms of Asperger’s Syndrome

Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) is one of the most popular Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) – A developmental disability and neurological condition characterized by lack of basic skills i.e. to socialize, communicate even impairment in language. Many also refer to it as “high functioning autism.” Common Symptoms of Asperger’s Syndrome Tweet this Asperger’s Syndrome, a disorder affecting two out of…

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