Swedish footballer makes the difference for one 8 year old fan with Williams syndrome

  What started out as a small “personal interest” story in a sports magazine suddenly became viral. Social networks across Sweden have been telling the story of Kim Källström and 8 year old Max who has Williams syndrome. Max and ten children with Williams syndrome had the pleasure to be mascots for the Swedish football stars […]

Autistic children struggle with body language and non-verbal communication

Scientists have found that children with autism miss out on aspects of communication that are non-verbal such as body language and facial expressions. Research conducted by Durham and Northumbria Universities was presented on September 12 at the annual British Science Association festival.   This work was published in the journal of Developmental Sciences on March 15. They found […]