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Oxytocin, the love hormone, can ease autism symptoms claim US Researchers
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Oxytocin, the love hormone, can ease autism symptoms claim US Researchers

US researchers have found that using the 'love' hormone Oxytocin can help autistic children with socialisation skills. Oxytocin is a naturally occurring hormone in the human body, and as well as being present in the onset of labour, also aids the bonding be...
Temple Grandin puts weight behind campaign addressing current trends in autism awareness
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Temple Grandin puts weight behind campaign addressing current trends in autism awareness

Temple Grandin has long been an autism advocate, being amongst the first to write about her experiences with autism and producing a plethora of books on the subject. The 66 year old professor at Colorado State University is to add her voice to a campaig...
Children with autism should be given opportunities to socialise
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Children with autism should be given opportunities to socialise

Last week I read a really interesting article from The Conversation and reprinted here on Autism Daily Newscast, entitled: ‘Children with autism shouldn’t be forced to socialise’. The gist of the article is that children with autism should not be made to 'soc...