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25-Hydroxyvitamin D as an Autism Risk Factor

List of Research for 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Autism

Autism Symptoms: 25-Hydroxyvitamin D 2014 Research →Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Levels in Chinese Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders Evaluated the levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in Chinese children with ASD […]

Autism Genetics

A2BP1 Gene and Autism

Autism Genetics: The A2BP1 Gene

Autism and the A2BP1 Gene A2BP1 Gene Background Info Where is the A2BP1 gene located? The A2BP1 gene is located on chromosome 16 What does […]

Resources for Understanding the Genetics of Autism

Resources for Understanding the Genetics of Autism

Resources for Understanding Autism Genetics Alleles Wikipedia: Allele Encyclopedia Britannica: Allele Scitable by Nature: Allele Chromosomes Genetics Home Reference (U.S. National Library of Medicine): What […]

Autism Treatments

Autism & the iPad

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iPad App Review: 1 Montesorri Pre-Language Exercises HD – Opposites

Are you looking for an iPad app that focuses on teaching your autistic child the concept of opposites?  Check out 1 Montesorri Pre-Language Exercises HD – Opposites.  This iPad app features 30 pairs of opposites.  While mastering the concept of opposites your child with autism may also learn new nouns and better generalization skills.  This well-designed […]

Milo Demonstrates Preposition

iPad App Review: Speech with Milo: Prepositions

Speech with Milo: Prepositions is the second installment of the Speech with Milo iPad app.  Over 20 prepositions are taught through the use of a clever mouse that acts out each preposition.  Using visual and auditory methods, Milo the mouse engages and entertains the user.  Speech with Milo: Prepositions may also help children with autism develop cause and effect skills […]

iPad App Review of Alphabet Zoo

iPad App Review: Alphabet Zoo

Alphabet Zoo iPad app is an entertaining way to help your autistic child learn the letters of the alphabet and their corresponding sounds.  The interactive design of this app helps engage the child while unique sound effects for each letter hold the child’s attention.  Each letter is accompanied by an animal that starts with the […]

Autism Blogs

List of Highlighted Autism Blog Posts

Outstanding Autism Blog Post: A Hair-Dryer Kid in a Toaster-Brained World

Few autism blog posts exist that explain the differences between a typical child and an autistic child in a powerful, succinct, and uplifting way. The autism blogging world is filled with many gifted writers.  Hours and hours could be spent reading the varied experiences of families affected by autism on the multitude of autism blogs […]

Review of an Autism Blog

Autism Blog Review: The Autism Retort

Looking for a complete listing of autism blogs?  The Autism Retort provides an impressive alphabetical listing of autism-related blogs and provides the latest autism news. The Autism Retort also provides a feed of the 25 most recent posts from the autism blogging community.  This is a well-designed site that makes it easy to find the […]

Blog Review of Big Daddy Autism

Autism Blog Review: Big Daddy Autism

Life for any parent can be challenging at times.  This is especially true for parents of a child with autism.  Some blogs written by parents of children with autism seem to focus on the challenges.  However, many blogs capture the delight that comes from raising an autistic child.  Big Daddy Autism is perhaps the best autism […]