Mental Health of Most Kids With Autism Declined in Pandemic Mental Health of Most Kids With Autism Declined in Pandemic
Researchers identified parents ' mental health difficulties, loss of academic and health services, and material deprivation as risk factors for impaired mental health among children with autism.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Specialist hospital threatened with closure over unsafe wards
A specialist hospital for people with a learning difficulty or autism could be closed unless it makes improvements, the Care Quality Commission has warned. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - May 20, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

An adapted social communication intervention at home and education to promote social communication change in children with severe autism: the PACT-G RCT
The intervention did not produce improvement in child autism symptoms at 12 months in home and education settings. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Philadelphia Eagles award $2.7M to autism researchers, community programs
The funds were raised during last year's Eagles Autism Challenge. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

2022 Women in Business: Diane Cross builds legacy of service as long-time leader of Fraser
For her decades of leadership at Fraser — growing the nonprofit into the largest and most experienced provider of autism and mental health services in Minnesota — and for her years of advocacy on health care and education issues, the Business Journal names Diane Cross its 2022 Women in Business Career Achievement honoree. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Evidence that nine autistic women out of ten have been victims of sexual violence - Cazalis F, Reyes E, Leduc S, Gourion D.
BACKGROUND: Research indicates that sexual violence affects about 30% of women in the general population and between two to three times as much for autistic women. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We investigated prevalence of sexual abuse, autistic traits a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effect of sleep-wake routines on the negative emotional states and aggressive behaviors in adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) during the COVID-19 outbreak - Levante A, Petrocchi S, Colombi C, Keller R, Narzisi A, Masi G, Lecciso F.
Disruption in routine may be related to experiencing negative emotional states and to aggressive behaviors in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The lockdown because of COVID-19 contributed to the disruption of individuals' routines, includin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Effect of a Novel Nasal Oxytocin Spray on Autism Effect of a Novel Nasal Oxytocin Spray on Autism
Does this novel intranasal oxytocin spray prove to be an effective therapy for the core social symptoms of autism?Brain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

A nonspeaking valedictorian with autism gives her college's commencement speech
#valedictorian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'My boy's autism was a difference, not a deficit'
A teenager's mum believes he would never have taken his own life if the right help was available. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dating coaches, who specialize in working with people with autism, are in demand
A more recent trend is coaches who specialize in helping people with autism navigate romance. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - May 12, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Autism Fast Facts
Read CNN's Autism Fast Facts and learn more about autism and autism spectrum disorders. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI
LONDON - How do they use breast MRI at the world-famous Memorial Sloan Ketterin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Don't modify the quench button: MRI safety grabs attention at ISMRM Economic factors limit clinical adoption of 7T MRI systems Personal approach enables MRI in autistic patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Diffusion-weighted MRI shows promise in breast imaging
Diffusion-weighted imaging derived from MRI can help reduce unnecessary biopsie...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Don't modify the quench button: MRI safety grabs attention at ISMRM Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI How exactly does AI promise to transform clinical practice in MRI? Economic factors limit clinical adoption of 7T MRI systems Personal approach enables MRI in autistic patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Featured review: Music therapy for autistic people
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - May 10, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news