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Cognitive therapy may treat anxiety in children with autism

Researchers have found that cognitive behavioural therapy and other psychosocial interventions are effective for treating anxiety in school-aged children with an autism spectrum disorder

Cognitive therapy may treat anxiety in children with autism

Mothers of autistic children face severe mental pressure

Rokshana Akhter noticed that her 18-month-old baby, Mohaimen, was not quite normal. After several check-ups at Dhaka’s Sir Salimullah Medical College Hospital (better known as Mitford Hospital), ...

Mothers of autistic children face severe mental pressure

Mothers' morning sickness can lead to children's autism risk

Children whose mothers had hyperemesis gravidarum, a severe form of morning sickness, during pregnancy were 53 per cent more likely to be diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, a study ...

Mothers' morning sickness can lead to children's autism risk

Autism may increase depression risk

People with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) -- especially without intellectual disability -- may have a greater risk of depression in their young adulthood, a new study, led by an Indian-origin ...

Autism may increase depression risk

11th World Autism Awareness Day today

The 11st World Autism Awareness Day is being observed in the country as elsewhere across the world in order to raise awareness about autism, a development disorder of children, characterized by ...

11th World Autism Awareness Day today