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Dr. Katherine Gotham discusses "Depressed Mood in ASD: What We (Think We) Know, and What We Don't" in this new video.
Learn about the results of a study of IAN's teens that explores parents’ concerns.
Researchers have identified an unusual risk for a child developing autism: his mother’s diabetes. Several studies found that pregnant women with diabetes – including the temporary kind – had a higher risk of delivering a child with autism than mothers who weren't diabetic.
Among their many contributions to autism research, the families in the Simons Simplex project have given us insight into the lives of girls on the spectrum.
Learn about autism in girls and women in this video from Dr. Kevin Pelphrey.