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Anorexia and Autism symptom similarity may lead to treatment revolution says top Psychologist
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Anorexia and Autism symptom similarity may lead to treatment revolution says top Psychologist

A scientific study conducted by Cambridge University Psychologist Simon Baron-Cohen has found distinct similarities between symptoms of Anorexia Nervosa sufferers and those diagnosed with Autism. The study published earlier this week in the BioMed Centr...
Autism treatment should be adapted according to gender
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Autism treatment should be adapted according to gender

A recent study published in Brain Neuroscience Journal has indicated that differential treatments should be offered to Autistic individuals according to their gender. Historically, as autism has been more prevalent (up to three to five times more so dependi...
Understanding Why Girls With Autism Behave Differently Than Boys
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Understanding Why Girls With Autism Behave Differently Than Boys

A new study by the prestigious Stanford University School of Medicine has found that girls on the autism spectrum displayed much lesser restricted and repetitive behaviors compared to boys. In fact, the study found structural differences in the brain tissues o...
Gender Differences in Asperger’s: Being a Trans Guy and a Female-Socialized Aspie
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Gender Differences in Asperger’s: Being a Trans Guy and a Female-Socialized Aspie

By Elliott DeLine (see full bio below) I have never been quite like most people. I was aware of my difference from a very early age. It was as though I viewed the world in an entirely different way from the people around me. Things that they took serious...