Autism is a neural development disorder characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, and restricted and repetitive behaviours. Early behavioural or cognitive intervention can help these children develop self-care, social and communication skills.
Support and treatment options for children with autism in Ontario have increased in recent years, but some parents are beginning to worry that changes to the way autism and related disorders are defined could lead to a reduction in services. ... read more
A new study is providing evidence for what has been, up until now, mainly intuitive. That is, the more you exercise your brain, the lower the chances of developing Alzheimer's disease. The catch is... it works better when it's a lifetime habit. ... read more