Posts Tagged
‘Diagnosis’

December 3, 2021

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Tags: Autism, Boys, Climb, continue, Diagnosis, rates

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Categories: autism

Autism is the silent epidemic. Or should we say the silenced epidemic. All of this is observed by Anthony Fauci. All of it. From Safeminds: December 02, 2021 California outperforms New Jersey at the highest rates, with 6.4% of the state’s boys having a diagnosis The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have released […]

December 2, 2021

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Tags: Autism, Diagnosis, Earlier, Greater, Improvement, Spectrum, trait

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Categories: autism

Timely Tests: An earlier diagnosis of autism improves social communication outcomes, but not restricted and repetitive behaviors. FluxFactory / iStock According to a new study, children diagnosed with autism before the age of two and a half show, on average, greater gains in their social skills than children diagnosed later. Early diagnosis is generally considered […]

November 22, 2021

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Tags: AGE, Autism, Diagnosis, Melanie, Presenter, receives, Sykes

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Categories: autism

TV presenter Melanie Sykes announced that she was diagnosed with autism at the age of 51. Her diagnosis, which she is now celebrating, is “life-affirming” and a relief, she says. She stated that the struggles she has faced throughout her television career make a lot more sense now. “I’ve always struggled with earphones, which is […]

November 20, 2021

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Tags: AGE, Autism, Diagnosis, Drops, intervention, Spectrum, Years

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Categories: autism

Delayed onset: Many autistic teenagers started interventions before they were diagnosed, whereas now autistic children are usually diagnosed first. mmpile / iStock A growing number of autistic children in the United States are diagnosed with the disease before the age of 3, and these diagnoses tend to be made before any intervention or development service, […]

November 9, 2021

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Tags: ADHD, Diagnosis, Late, story

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Categories: adhd

My identical twin sister was diagnosed with ADHD about a year ago in the United States. I was living in the UK at the time. My first thought was, “Come on, they’re distributing diagnoses left, right, and in the US.” I didn’t believe it. It certainly never crossed my mind that I could have it […]

October 28, 2021

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Tags: accurately, Autism, Deeplearning, Diagnosis, model, predict, Spectrum

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Categories: autism

Continuous Prediction: A new model that uses medical records to screen for autism is working consistently across all U.S. states, suggesting it can help overcome structural barriers such as geographical differences in medical record keeping. Courtesy Ishanu Chattopadhyay A new model of deep learning appears to outperform a widely used screening test for identifying young […]

October 20, 2021

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Tags: Autism, delayed, Diagnosis, Early, finds, lead, Missed, Study, visits, WellChild

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Categories: autism

Early diagnosis of autism is key to ensuring a good quality of life for a child on the spectrum. Research shows that there are cognitive, communicative, and behavioral benefits to having a child diagnosed at a young age and being able to use interventions. However, a new study notes that if you want to make […]

September 22, 2021

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Tags: Autism, Diagnosis, Dies, Pioneer, Treatment

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Categories: autism

The community mourns the loss of a true pioneer in the diagnosis and treatment of autism who has made a strong commitment to educating people with autism. Dr. Ruth Chris Sullivan, founder of the Autism Services Center, died Thursday afternoon at the age of 97. “Although our hearts are heavy today, we honor and celebrate […]

September 3, 2021

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Tags: ADHD, Diagnosis, Living, Obscured, Revealed, Secret

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Categories: adhd

I only recently learned that I was diagnosed with ADHD as a child. You read that right. The tell-tale ADHD symptoms that had been with me all my life – hyperactivity, distractibility, impulsiveness, inattention, insomnia, restlessness, and hyperfocus (to the point of obsession) – actually led to a diagnosis of ADHD at some point in […]

July 30, 2021

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Tags: AGE, Autism, comorbidities, correlate, Diagnosis, Sex, Spectrum

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Categories: autism

Gender balance: The relationship between autism and various concurrent conditions such as anxiety or ADHD is stronger in women, according to a new study. Rawpixel.com / Adobe Stock The likelihood that an autistic person will have another condition correlates strongly with the age at which they were diagnosed with autism. Also, according to a new […]

July 19, 2021

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Tags: ADHD, Diagnosis, Late

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Categories: adhd

I found out about my ADHD by chance. I was going through a difficult period and called my therapist’s office to make an appointment. I had just turned 49 and was filled with existential fear when I knew what was coming. I had also recently moved to a new neighborhood – 30 miles from my […]