Daily Archives: June 6, 2013

ADHD – Autism : One-Third Co-Morbidity

Nearly One-Third of Children with Autism Also Have ADHD ¬†http://www.kennedykrieger.org/overview/news/nearly-one-third-children-autism-also-have-adhd   Kennedy Krieger researchers find children with co-occurrence of autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders face greater impairments BALTIMORE, Md. — In a study of the co-occurrence of … Continue reading

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Tryptophan and Autism

Decreased tryptophan metabolism in patients with autism spectrum disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23731516 Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are relatively common neurodevelopmental conditions whose biological basis has been incompletely determined. Several biochemical markers have been associated with ASDs, but there is still no laboratory … Continue reading

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