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Os alimentos que podem ajudar o cérebro a funcionar melhor - BBC News Brasil

Os alimentos que podem ajudar o cérebro a funcionar melhor - BBC News Brasil: "A alimentação é um dos poucos fatores de risco para doenças neurológicas passível de ser modificável e controlável", afirmou o médico Gurutz Linazasoro, porta-voz da Sociedade Espanhola de Neurologia.

Por que o Twitter vai na contramão do Facebook e proibirá propaganda política - BBC News Brasil

Por que o Twitter vai na contramão do Facebook e proibirá propaganda política - BBC News Brasil: CEO do Twitter, Jack Dorsey, afirmou que o alcance dessas mensagens "deve ser conquistado, não comprado".

Entenda por que é ruim tomar decisões com fome - Nutrição Sem Neura - UOL

Natureza tem efeito impressionante no cérebro, e tem explicação - Blog do Dan Josua

Você também é seu microbioma - 12/02/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha

Você também é seu microbioma - 12/02/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha: O que define uma espécie não é só o DNA, mas uma sociedade indissociável de células e genomas

Para recuperar a plasticidade - 08/10/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha

Para recuperar a plasticidade - 08/10/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha: Plasticidade do cérebro diminui ao longo dos anos

Teaching Isn’t a Personality Contest | Edutopia

Teaching Isn’t a Personality Contest | Edutopia: One way to become an exceptional teacher is to focus less on traits like humor and charisma and more on self-awareness and interactions with students.

What Does the Research Say About Testing? | Edutopia

What Does the Research Say About Testing? | Edutopia: There’s too much testing in schools, most teachers agree, but well-designed classroom tests and quizzes can improve student recall and retention.

How to Respond Calmly to Upset Parents | Edutopia

How to Respond Calmly to Upset Parents | Edutopia: When an angry email shows up in the inbox, it can be tempting to respond in kind. These five tips from a middle school principal lead to better responses.

Autism Eye - Transgender and non-binary individuals 'much more likely to have autism'

Autism Eye - Transgender and non-binary individuals 'much more likely to have autism': A new study found that a significant proportion of its transgender and non-binary group either had a diagnosis of autism or displayed autistic traits

Autism Eye - Girls with autism affected differently, new study by UC Davis MIND Institute in California finds

Autism Eye - Girls with autism affected differently, new study by UC Davis MIND Institute in California finds: Research involving pre-schoolers with autism has found differences in the brains and behaviour of girls with autism compared to boys with the condition.

Olho do autismo - o tipo masculino de cérebro está mais em risco de autismo, segundo estudo - seja você homem ou mulher

Olho do autismo - o tipo masculino de cérebro está mais em risco de autismo, segundo estudo - seja você homem ou mulher: The likelihood of developing autism is related to whether an individual has a typically male or female type of brain, a study has found.

Autism Eye - Empathy - or lack of it - in autism is not related to testosterone, study finds

Autism Eye - Empathy - or lack of it - in autism is not related to testosterone, study finds: Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have found no connection between testosterone and empathy in a study of 643 men.

SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT: Simon Baron-Cohen, Director of the Autism Research Centre | Festival of Ideas

SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT: Simon Baron-Cohen, Director of the Autism Research Centre | Festival of Ideas: Simon Baron-Cohen gives this year’s Sir Herrmann Bondi Memorial Lecture on Autism, Diversity and Societal Change Hear more from him here in advance of the event.

Genetic variants for autism linked to higher rates of self-harm and childhood maltreatment | University of Cambridge

Genetic variants for autism linked to higher rates of self-harm and childhood maltreatment | University of Cambridge: Previous studies by the Cambridge team established that autistic individuals experience higher levels of self-harm, including suicidal thoughts and feelings, and higher rates of childhood maltreatment. This new study shows that the findings hold true even for those with a higher genetic likelihood of autism rather than a formal diagnosis.

Autism surfing event on Fort Myers Beach 'therapeutic' for participants

Autism surfing event on Fort Myers Beach 'therapeutic' for participants: It was a great day for the beach during a surfing event that helps build confidence and provides encouragement for those living on the autism spectrum. Nonprofit Surfers for Autism hosted its 9th Annual Gulf Coast Surf & Beach Festival on Fort Myers Beach Saturday. “People with autism, they have trouble showing their emotions,” said …

Boy with autism gets special surprise from Amvets for 8th birthday | ksdk.com

Boy with autism gets special surprise from Amvets for 8th birthday | ksdk.com: Aiden has autism and he loves motorcycles. So a group of local Amvet Riders surprised him for his eighth birthday.

SpectroDolce Confectionery specializes in sweets and Autism awareness

SpectroDolce Confectionery specializes in sweets and Autism awareness: SpectroDolce Confectionery, a candy shop in Monroeville, sells gourmet treats while giving meaningful employment to people on the autism spectrum.

Autism CARES Act extended; more trained providers needed in Kansas | KSNT News

Autism CARES Act extended; more trained providers needed in Kansas | KSNT News: The Act provides funding for autism research as well as proper training for medical professionals.

Kentucky high school football manager is an NFL 'dictionary'

Kentucky high school football manager is an NFL 'dictionary': Diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome at 8 years old, North Oldham's football manager William Smith can recite every Super Bowl score.

Pulitzer winner Tim Page's past life: teen filmmaker, documentary subject - Los Angeles Times

Pulitzer winner Tim Page's past life: teen filmmaker, documentary subject - Los Angeles Times: Q&A with Pulitzer Prize-winning music critic Tim Page, who was the subject of the 1967 documentary "A Day with Timmy Page," about him as a preteen filmmaker.

Derrotas fazem parte do processo de evolução e aprendizado - 30/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Derrotas fazem parte do processo de evolução e aprendizado - 30/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: É fundamental saber perder, embora não seja nada fácil lidar com derrotas e fracassos. E ao longo da vida são muitos os tropeços para desafiar a nossa capacidade de superação, desenvolver resiliência e nos fazer aprender. Mas para tirar algum proveito

Após depressão, executiva cria ONG para ajudar a cuidar da saúde mental - 30/10/2019 - UOL Universa

Após depressão, executiva cria ONG para ajudar a cuidar da saúde mental - 30/10/2019 - UOL Universa: Há cinco anos, a paulistana Isabel Marçal viveu os piores dias de sua vida. Com uma depressão profunda, ela perdeu 20 dos 62 quilos que pesava na época. Pensamentos suicidas a acompanhavam enquanto recebia ajuda da mãe para faze

O que é psoríase e por que ela pode causar problemas no coração? - 29/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

O que é psoríase e por que ela pode causar problemas no coração? - 29/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Você certamente já deve ter ouvido falar de psoríase, uma doença inflamatória crônica, não contagiosa, que atinge cerca de 2% da população mundial.No Brasil, segundo dados de uma pesquisa realizada em 2017 pela Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatolog

Genetic variants for autism linked to higher rates of self-harm and childhood maltreatment | EurekAlert! Science News

Genetic variants for autism linked to higher rates of self-harm and childhood maltreatment | EurekAlert! Science News: People with a higher genetic likelihood of autism are more likely to report higher childhood maltreatment, self-harm and suicidal thoughts according to a new study by researchers at the University of Cambridge. A better understanding of these issues is critical to improving wellbeing in autistic people.

Autism: Swansea University students rise after help - BBC News

Autism: Swansea University students rise after help - BBC News: Nicole Jones, who has autism, had to overcome a number of issues to make the move to university.

Kids with autism are twice as likely to experience pain - UPI.com

Kids with autism are twice as likely to experience pain - UPI.com: Children with an autism spectrum disorder may be twice as likely to experience pain as kids without autism, a new study suggests.

Can watching movies detect autism?

Can watching movies detect autism?: Measuring children's gaze patterns as they watch movies of social interactions is a reliable way to accurately identify nearly half of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) cases, according to a new study just published in Autism Research by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers.

Analysis finds little evidence to support dietary interventions for autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Analysis finds little evidence to support dietary interventions for autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Special diets that eliminate certain foods or contain added supplements have minimal impact on autism traits, according to a review of 27 clinical trials.

Revelada forma como bactérias do intestino influem na saúde do cérebro - Planeta

Revelada forma como bactérias do intestino influem na saúde do cérebro - Planeta: Mecanismos moleculares ligados à comunicação entre micróbios do intestino e células cerebrais, que têm relação com doenças como depressão, ansiedade e distúrbios de humor, são descritos em estudo americano

Procon CG e PRO D TEA promovem seminário Transtorno Espectro Autista: Entender para Atender - A Crítica de Campo Grande

Procon CG e PRO D TEA promovem seminário Transtorno Espectro Autista: Entender para Atender - A Crítica de Campo Grande: O Procon Campo Grande promove dois seminários em parceria com o PRO D TEA com o tema Transtorno Espectro Autista (TEA): […]

Prefeitura de Aquidauana garante proteção à autistas com entrega de carteirinhas - O Pantaneiro

Prefeitura de Aquidauana garante proteção à autistas com entrega de carteirinhas - O Pantaneiro: Com as carteirinhas as mães de crianças terão alguns benefícios como filas em comércio

Protagonista de The Good Doctor revela: «o Shaun faz-nos acreditar na Humanidade»

Protagonista de The Good Doctor revela: «o Shaun faz-nos acreditar na Humanidade»: A TV 7 Dias esteve à conversa com Freddie Highmore, protagonista da série The Good Doctor. Ator mostra-se entusiasmado por quebrar as barreiras do autismo na sociedade.

Seminário vai orientar comerciantes sobre atendimento aos autistas - Capital - Campo Grande News

Seminário vai orientar comerciantes sobre atendimento aos autistas - Capital - Campo Grande News: Seminário vai orientar comerciantes sobre atendimento aos autistas. Veja notícias de Capital em Campo Grande e Mato Grosso do Sul.

Mãe denuncia exclusão de filho autista em programação do mês das crianças - Jornal da Fronteira

Mum collapses giving evidence in court battle with Queensland education department | 7NEWS.com.au

Mum collapses giving evidence in court battle with Queensland education department | 7NEWS.com.au: The Queensland woman appeared to be hyperventilating and she was placed on the floor of the court.

Disabled children restrained at schools | 7NEWS.com.au

Disabled children restrained at schools | 7NEWS.com.au: A survey released ahead of the Disability Royal Commission reveals practice of restraint in schools.

New test improves diagnosis of a common genetic cause of autism

New test improves diagnosis of a common genetic cause of autism: A new stand-alone test can more precisely diagnose people with a common genetic cause of autism than the current testing regime.

Anxiety payout for Asperger’s teacher at Dunfermline school | Scotland | The Times

Anxiety payout for Asperger’s teacher at Dunfermline school | Scotland | The Times: A teacher with Asperger’s has been awarded almost £9,000 damages for the anxiety caused by a decision to transfer her to another school.Moray Hamilton, who taught religion and morals, became upset when told of the move.An employment tribunal found that Ruth McFarlane, the rector at Queen Anne High

Congenital heart disease associated with autism spectrum disorder diagnosis | 2 Minute Medicine

Congenital heart disease associated with autism spectrum disorder diagnosis | 2 Minute Medicine: 1. In a case-control study of children in the Military Health System database, congenital heart disease (CHD) and cardiac surgery were associated with higher

Parents of autistic children targeted by firm flogging water to 'help' condition - Mirror Online

Parents of autistic children targeted by firm flogging water to 'help' condition - Mirror Online: EXCLUSIVE: Two university professors say there is no scientific evidence to support the company's claims their product has beneficial effects for those with autism

How Microsoft Tapped the Autism Community for Talent - WSJ

How Microsoft Tapped the Autism Community for Talent - WSJ: The software giant says it had to alter its hiring process, including eliminating the initial phone screening.

Helping autistic children | Philstar.com

Helping autistic children | Philstar.com: At the height of Duterte’s campaign to be president of the Philippines, a group of young women got together for an advocacy to then candidate Rody Duterte.

Inspirational 12-year-old with ADHD honoured for public speaking | Warrington Guardian

Inspirational 12-year-old with ADHD honoured for public speaking | Warrington Guardian: A 12-YEAR-old with has been honoured with a British Citizen Youth Award for his work speaking publicly about having ADHD and autism spectrum…

Internações de crianças devido a transtornos mentais crescem 36% - 27/10/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha

Internações de crianças devido a transtornos mentais crescem 36% - 27/10/2019 - Equilíbrio e Saúde - Folha: Especialistas dizem que alta pode estar ligada ao aumento de tentativas de suicídio nesse grupo

Diretor e ator Jorge Fernando morre aos 64 anos no Rio

Diretor e ator Jorge Fernando morre aos 64 anos no Rio: O diretor e ator Jorge Fernando morreu ontem aos 64 anos após uma parada cardíaca, no hospital Copa Star, no Rio de Janeiro. A informação foi confirmada pela Globo, que interrompeu sua programação para dar a informação, e pelo hospital."O Hospit

Sem apoio, pesquisa que pode resolver problema mundial das superbactérias trava no Brasil - BBC News Brasil

Sem apoio, pesquisa que pode resolver problema mundial das superbactérias trava no Brasil - BBC News Brasil: Cientistas desenvolveram remédio 'teleguiado' com nanotecnologia para combater bactérias resistentes, mas não conseguem tirá-lo do papel por falta de recursos.

Creating a Dysgraphia-Friendly Classroom | Edutopia

Creating a Dysgraphia-Friendly Classroom | Edutopia: Six ways to support students with dysgraphia—a learning difference that affects a person’s ability to produce written work.

How to Create Student-Centered Lessons and Put Students in Charge of Their Learning | Edutopia

How to Create Student-Centered Lessons and Put Students in Charge of Their Learning | Edutopia: By leaving space in their lessons for authentic curiosity to take hold, teachers can enable deeper learning.

How to Maintain Students’ Motivation for Learning as the Year Goes On | Edutopia

How to Maintain Students’ Motivation for Learning as the Year Goes On | Edutopia: Neuroscience can suggest ways to keep students working toward their learning goals after their initial excitement wears off.

Visão | Viagem ao mundo do Asperger pela mão de Greta Thunberg

Visão | Viagem ao mundo do Asperger pela mão de Greta Thunberg: É possível ter autismo, como Greta Thunberg, e uma vida normal? Sim, garante quem vive com a condição que, na sua forma mais leve, nem é sentida como uma doença, e é tantas vezes diagnosticada tardiamente

ADHD & Gaslighting In Women

ADHD & Gaslighting In Women: Women with ADHD are more vulnerable to gaslighting. We explore why.

The viral photograph that all mothers need to see - Somerset Live

The viral photograph that all mothers need to see - Somerset Live: This one Facebook post could save your child's life

Cientistas descobrem 10 genes ligados diretamente à esquizofrenia - 26/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Cientistas descobrem 10 genes ligados diretamente à esquizofrenia - 26/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Pela primeira vez, ao vasculhar o DNA de dezenas de milhares de pessoas, cientistas descobriram 10 genes raros que, quando mutados, parecem contribuir diretamente para a esquizofrenia.A

Exitoína · Atypical: 6 situações reais da série na visão de um youtuber autista

Exitoína · Atypical: 6 situações reais da série na visão de um youtuber autista: Willian Chimura e uma psicóloga comentam quais situações da produção, que retorna para a 3ª temporada, são fiéis à realidade

A desafiadora tarefa de conviver com fibromialgia - Dante Senra - UOL

A desafiadora tarefa de conviver com fibromialgia - Dante Senra - UOL: Peregrinar por vários consultórios médicos em busca de alívio para o sofrimento tem sido a vida das pessoas acometidas por esse mal que a medicina desconhece a causa.Exames que nada demonstram ainda fazem os indivíduos com fibromialgia serem rot

Projeto de lei quer que autistas tenham prioridade no atendimento - CGN

Projeto de lei quer que autistas tenham prioridade no atendimento - CGN: O projeto será votado na semana que vem, nas sessões de terça e quarta-feira.

"Ele teve seus demônios interiores e acabou de perder sua batalha com eles" O talentoso jogador de rugby de 24 anos Lewis Isaac morre repentinamente - Wales Online

"Ele teve seus demônios interiores e acabou de perder sua batalha com eles" O talentoso jogador de rugby de 24 anos Lewis Isaac morre repentinamente - Wales Online: Lewis Isaac's parents have paid tribute to their son as they look to raise awareness of mental health issues

MPs advised to avoid CLAPPING in the Commons to avoid causing 'distress' to visitors with autism | Daily Mail Online

MPs advised to avoid CLAPPING in the Commons to avoid causing 'distress' to visitors with autism | Daily Mail Online: Tory Dame Cheryl Gillan, an autism campaigner, said that the rules banning applause should be enforced, as it can cause distress to people with the disorder.

Researcher at the forefront of autism receives Presidents’ award | BPS

Autism diagnosis procedure should be reformed to ease wait times and stress, society says | CBC News

Autism diagnosis procedure should be reformed to ease wait times and stress, society says | CBC News: The Canadian Pediatric Society has released recommendations to improve how autism is diagnosed, saying changes will shrink wait lists and ease the financial and emotional burden on parents.

Hundreds say goodbyes at funeral of talented and tragic 24-year-old rugby player Lewis Isaac - Wales Online

Hundreds say goodbyes at funeral of talented and tragic 24-year-old rugby player Lewis Isaac - Wales Online: Lewis Isaac was "big in strength, stature and, most importantly, in heart."

Sono permite que células façam manutenção no cérebro, aponta estudo - 25/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Sono permite que células façam manutenção no cérebro, aponta estudo - 25/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Você já sabe que o sono é extremamente importante para ter energia para as tarefas do dia a dia, certo?Agora, um novo estudo realizado em camundongos e publicado no periódico Nature Neuroscience sugere que as horas de descanso também se

O professor que usa robótica para incluir crianças com autismo em escola na periferia de SP - BBC News Brasil

O professor que usa robótica para incluir crianças com autismo em escola na periferia de SP - BBC News Brasil: Edson dá aulas na rede pública há mais de 15 anos, mas diz que foi ali na sala de recursos que ele se realizou profissionalmente. "Professor não pode deixar ninguém para trás".

O novo besouro que foi batizado em homenagem a Greta Thunberg - BBC News Brasil

O novo besouro que foi batizado em homenagem a Greta Thunberg - BBC News Brasil: O cientista Michael Darby disse que escolheu o nome porque ficou "imensamente impressionado" com a campanha ambiental da adolescente sueca.

Girls with ADHD at increased risk for teen pregnancy | Contemporary Pediatrics

Girls with ADHD at increased risk for teen pregnancy | Contemporary Pediatrics: Girls with ADHD six times more likely to be teen moms, according a new report.

Como ensinar diversidade e inclusão ao seu filho - Revista Crescer | Andrea Werner | Lagarta Vira Pupa

Prefeitura de JP deve oferecer mediador para aluno autista em 10 dias, segundo TJ - Jornal da Paraíba

Prefeitura de JP deve oferecer mediador para aluno autista em 10 dias, segundo TJ - Jornal da Paraíba: Município também deve fornecer material pedagógico, sob pena de multa direta ao prefeito da capital.

Jovem desenhista com autismo realiza sonho de participar de evento geek | Norte Fluminense | G1

Jovem desenhista com autismo realiza sonho de participar de evento geek | Norte Fluminense | G1: Desenho do artista de Campos (RJ) será publicado por editora de quadrinhos.

Using Technology to Close the Autism Job Gap - The New York Times

Using Technology to Close the Autism Job Gap - The New York Times: Adults on the autism spectrum often have difficulty finding employment. Entrepreneurs and advocates are working to fix that by pairing companies with a pool of candidates.

Passa mais de 3 horas nas redes sociais? Hábito afeta o sono, aponta estudo - 24/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Passa mais de 3 horas nas redes sociais? Hábito afeta o sono, aponta estudo - 24/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Se já é até automático abrir o Instagram e passar vários minutos rolando o feed, saiba que você não está sozinho. As redes sociais se tornaram parte integral do dia a dia de muitos e já ficou difícil passar um dia inteiro sem nenhum aplicativo

Estudo liga células especializadas do cérebro à ansiedade e ao TOC - 24/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Estudo liga células especializadas do cérebro à ansiedade e ao TOC - 24/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Médicos da Universidade de Utah, nos Estados Unidos, descobriram uma sub-linhagem de células cerebrais em ratos que está ligada ao aparecimento de

Música interfere no nosso cérebro e melhora humor e aprendizado - 24/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

12 Fantastic quotes by Greta Thunberg

12 Fantastic quotes by Greta Thunberg: The London Economic | 12 Fantastic quotes by Greta Thunberg | News

Prozac proves no better than a placebo in treating kids with autism | Science News

Prozac proves no better than a placebo in treating kids with autism | Science News: In a small clinical trial, drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors didn’t ease obsessive-compulsive symptoms in children with autism.

Cannabis compound improves sociability in autism mouse model | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Cannabis compound improves sociability in autism mouse model | Spectrum | Autism Research News: A single dose of cannabidiol, a component of marijuana, eases seizures and improves learning and sociability in mice with mutations in an autism gene called CDKL5.

Inflammation and autism—an important piece of the puzzle

Inflammation and autism—an important piece of the puzzle: Autism spectrum disorder has neither a distinct pathogenesis nor pharmaceutical treatment, yet evidence continues to mount demonstrating immune dysfunction and inflammation in specific brain regions of children diagnosed with the neurodevelopmental condition.

Enlarged amygdala may forecast anxiety, depression in autistic children | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Enlarged amygdala may forecast anxiety, depression in autistic children | Spectrum | Autism Research News: A tiny chunk of the brain’s emotion enter, the amygdala, is enlarged in some autistic children; the larger this piece, the more anxious and depressed the child is likely to be.

Somos frágeis: ansiedade e depressão não precisam de trauma para aparecer - 23/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

New way to think about brain's link to postpartum depression: Research in animals shows brain's immune system is activated by stress during pregnancy -- ScienceDaily

New way to think about brain's link to postpartum depression: Research in animals shows brain's immune system is activated by stress during pregnancy -- ScienceDaily: Chronic stress during pregnancy triggers an immune response in the brain that has potential to alter brain functions in ways that could contribute to postpartum depression, new research in animals suggests.

Parents left in the cold when it comes to kids with autism

Parents left in the cold when it comes to kids with autism: First-line health professionals must vastly improve their communication and engagement with parents if they are to help address the growing prevalence of autism among children, say researchers from the University of South Australia.

Lack of key placental hormone linked to autism development

Lack of key placental hormone linked to autism development: New research presented at the Neuroscience 2019 annual meeting in Chicago is offering compelling evidence to suggest levels of a steroid hormone called allopregnanolone can affect fetal brain development, and when disrupted can result in cerebral abnormalities and increases in autism risk.

Computer games could boost social skills in people with autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Computer games could boost social skills in people with autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Playing games designed to hone the ability to intuit others' thoughts and feelings increases activity in regions of the social brain.

Benefits to Having ADHD: Here's Why It's My Superpower | Reader's Digest

Benefits to Having ADHD: Here's Why It's My Superpower | Reader's Digest: Here's why Peter Shankman, author and entrepreneur, believes there are serious benefits to having ADHD—and how he harnesses his powers for productivity and success.

Autista prodígio que entrou em Oxford com 6 anos quer mudar o mundo

MPF apura se candidatos com autismo em MT terão atendimento especializado no Enem | VG Notícias

Macaquinhos autistas - 22/10/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha

Macaquinhos autistas - 22/10/2019 - Suzana Herculano-Houzel - Folha: Pesquisa sobre modificações genéticas pode ajudar a entender autismo

Nova técnica de edição de DNA poderá curar até '89% das doenças genéticas' no futuro - BBC News Brasil

Nova técnica de edição de DNA poderá curar até '89% das doenças genéticas' no futuro - BBC News Brasil: Nova tecnologia — chamada 'prime editing' — é descrita como 'editor de texto genético' capaz de reescrever o DNA de forma precisa.

O que fazer depois de perder a cabeça com os filhos em casa? - 22/10/2019 - UOL Universa

O que fazer depois de perder a cabeça com os filhos em casa? - 22/10/2019 - UOL Universa: Em qualquer livro, texto ou vídeo sobre maternidade a recomendação é uma só: não se exaltar diante das crianças e evitar elevar o tom de voz ao falar com elas. Mas, na prática,

Fotos de alunos fazendo prova com caixa de papelão na cabeça para não 'colar' causam polêmica - BBC News Brasil

Fotos de alunos fazendo prova com caixa de papelão na cabeça para não 'colar' causam polêmica - BBC News Brasil: Escola na Índia diz ter implementado ideia com consentimento dos alunos e pediu desculpas pelo ocorrido.

What two rare ‘social’ syndromes reveal about autism

What two rare ‘social’ syndromes reveal about autism: Studying Smith-Magenis and Potocki-Lupski syndromes — two single-gene conditions in which people have trouble reading social cues — may boost our understanding of autism.

Autism and epilepsy — The link between epilepsy and autism, explained

Autism and epilepsy — The link between epilepsy and autism, explained: Autism and epileptic seizures often go hand in hand. What explains the overlap, and what does it reveal about autism’s origins?

Rett syndrome — Rett syndrome’s link to autism, explained

Rett syndrome — Rett syndrome’s link to autism, explained: Studies of Rett syndrome hint at genes, cells and brain circuits that may be involved in autism — and may pave the way to treatments for both conditions.

Insufficient placental steroid may increase autism spectrum disorder risk

Insufficient placental steroid may increase autism spectrum disorder risk: A study in experimental models suggests that allopregnanolone, one of many hormones produced by the placenta during pregnancy, is so essential to normal fetal brain development that when provision of that hormone decreases or stops abruptly - as occurs with premature birth - offspring are more likely to develop autism-like behaviors.

Autismo severo: 'Um dos nossos maiores desafio é proteger a nossa filha dela mesma' | Ciência e Saúde | G1

Autismo severo: 'Um dos nossos maiores desafio é proteger a nossa filha dela mesma' | Ciência e Saúde | G1: Caroline Maduro foi diagnosticada na infância com a forma mais grave de do Transtorno do Espectro Autista. Estima-se que uma a cada 59 crianças tenha alguma característica desta condição, que, em alguns casos, pode envolver episódios de agressividade perigosos.

Students Learn More With Active Learning, Despite Preferring Lectures | Edutopia

Students Learn More With Active Learning, Despite Preferring Lectures | Edutopia: A study reveals students prefer low-effort learning strategies—like listening to lectures—despite doing better with active learning.

Using Diversity to Build a Culture of Belonging at Chicago’s Haines Elementary School | Edutopia

Using Diversity to Build a Culture of Belonging at Chicago’s Haines Elementary School | Edutopia: Academics and social skills are equally prioritized at this multilingual elementary school in Chicago, ranked one of the best in the city.

Leesburg church opens coffee shop run by young adults with autism - Orlando Sentinel

Leesburg church opens coffee shop run by young adults with autism - Orlando Sentinel: GraceWay Grounds & Café, an outreach ministry of GraceWay Church at Radio Road and Morningside Drive, officially launched Oct. 15 and is run by young adults with autism.

Sweat monitors predict behavioral issues in teens severely affected with autism -- ScienceDaily

Sweat monitors predict behavioral issues in teens severely affected with autism -- ScienceDaily: When people become stressed, their bodies can respond by sweating. Now, researchers are monitoring how much adolescents severely affected by autism sweat in order to better understand when behavioral issues, such as aggression, are likely to occur.

Autistic middle school student tackles stigma and directs high school band

Autistic middle school student tackles stigma and directs high school band: Caleb McAllister is an 8th grader at Central Middle School. He lives with Asperger Syndrome, it’s a disorder that can make socializing with others difficult.

fireman comforts preschooler with autism in facebook photo

fireman comforts preschooler with autism in facebook photo: A 3-year-old girl with autism felt overwhelmed during a preschool safety lesson and got a hug from a firefighter.

Signaling imbalance in mutant mice supports key autism theory | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Signaling imbalance in mutant mice supports key autism theory | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Mice missing a copy of CHD8, a top autism gene, show a signaling imbalance in their brains — a finding in line with a popular hypothesis about autism's origins.

Autismo severo: 'Um dos nossos maiores desafio é proteger a nossa filha dela mesma' - BBC News Brasil

Autismo severo: 'Um dos nossos maiores desafio é proteger a nossa filha dela mesma' - BBC News Brasil: Caroline Maduro foi diagnosticada na infância com a forma mais grave de do Transtorno do Espectro Autista. Estima-se que uma a cada 59 crianças tenha alguma característica desta condição, que, em alguns casos, pode envolver episódios de agressividade perigosos.

Dublin é declarada a capital da culinária vegana em 2019, aponta pesquisa - 17/10/2019 - UOL Receitas

Dublin é declarada a capital da culinária vegana em 2019, aponta pesquisa - 17/10/2019 - UOL Receitas: Uma pesquisa feita pela Hayes e Jarvis, empresa de marketing de mercado, revela que Dublin é a capital com o maior número de restaurantes veganos em 2019.Com base em dados do site TripAdvisor, a cidade tem a maior presença de estabelecimentos cu

Hiring neurodiverse people like me can give companies a competitive advantage - The Washington Post

Hiring neurodiverse people like me can give companies a competitive advantage - The Washington Post: Employers often focus on neurodiverse candidates' perceived deficits. They underestimate the competitive advantages we bring to the table.

Cães auxiliam na aprendizagem de crianças com deficiência em Olinda | Local: Diario de Pernambuco

Cães auxiliam na aprendizagem de crianças com deficiência em Olinda | Local: Diario de Pernambuco: Quando recebeu o diagnóstico de autismo do seu filho, Elizângela Araújo, de 37 anos, buscou terapias que ajudassem no desenvolviment

Jorge e Mateus barram criança autista em camarim - RecordTV - R7 Balanço Geral

Jorge e Mateus barram criança autista em camarim - RecordTV - R7 Balanço Geral: O fã é um menino de 12 anos de Santa Catarina que tem autismo. A mãe procurou organizadores da casa de show e conseguiu ingressos para levar o...

Meu Lugar na Universidade: Jovens autistas e superdotados também podem ter sucesso na universidade - Notícias - R7 JR na TV

Meu Lugar na Universidade: Jovens autistas e superdotados também podem ter sucesso na universidade - Notícias - R7 JR na TV: Hector é considerado superdotado e, aos 14 anos, passou no vestibular para o curso de desenvolvimento de sistemas. Porém, para poder frequenta...

OAB debate custeio obrigatório de tratamento multidisciplinar do autismo - Rádio Jornal

OAB debate custeio obrigatório de tratamento multidisciplinar do autismo - Rádio Jornal: O custeio obrigatório de tratamentos por planos de saúde e seguradoras é tema de duas mesas de debates na OAB-PE

Autismo, alimentos e crise ambiental fecham a programação do USP Talks 2019 – Jornal da USP

Autismo, alimentos e crise ambiental fecham a programação do USP Talks 2019 – Jornal da USP: Eventos gratuitos trarão especialistas para conversar com o público sobre alguns dos temas mais quentes da atualidade. Veja a programação completa

'Own your own story' - how racing go-karts changed my life - BBC Sport

'Own your own story' - how racing go-karts changed my life - BBC Sport: Matty Street is 22 and a successful business owner. Here he tells BBC Sport how go-karting helps him deal with autism.

Christine McGuinness says her 'super-smart' autistic twins will cure cancer - Daily Star

Christine McGuinness says her 'super-smart' autistic twins will cure cancer - Daily Star: Greta Thunberg, who has Asperger's Syndrome, describes her form of autism as a 'superpower'

Different minds: Temple Grandin on nurturing autistic workers - Reuters

Different minds: Temple Grandin on nurturing autistic workers - Reuters: During the past five decades, Temple Grandin's visually indexed mind, a key feature of her autism, helped make her a leading animal researcher.

P&G boosts hiring of people with autism - Cincinnati Business Courier

P&G boosts hiring of people with autism - Cincinnati Business Courier: Procter & Gamble’s effort to add people with autism to the workforce has resulted in the hiring of managers to work at the company’s global headquarters in Cincinnati.

Artist with autism captures colors of PH biodiversity | Cebu Daily News

Artist with autism captures colors of PH biodiversity | Cebu Daily News: MANILA, Philippines — Hunched over a stretch of delicate “piña-seda,” Samantha Kaspar carefully moves her tiny brush over the silk, painting greens and browns while humming “Somewhere Over

Atypical ganha trailer de sua 3ª temporada; assista

Atypical ganha trailer de sua 3ª temporada; assista: Atypical é uma série que trata sua personagem principal, que está no espectro do autismo, de uma maneira respeitosa, mantendo o humor e o coração que a tornaram uma das melhores séries da Netflix.

“Basta falar o diagnóstico e a criança não serve mais”: os desafios da inclusão escolar

“Basta falar o diagnóstico e a criança não serve mais”: os desafios da inclusão escolar: Andréa Werner se tornou ativista ao receber diagnóstico de autismo do filho.

Clube inglês cria “pack” para ajudar autistas no futebol | Futebol | PÚBLICO

Clube inglês cria “pack” para ajudar autistas no futebol | Futebol | PÚBLICO: As mochilas com os packs - previstos para jovens entre os 7 e os 14 anos - compreendem itens considerados essenciais para um autista num jogo de futebol.

Cientista autista encanta jurados de reality show com história de superação · Notícias da TV

Cientista autista encanta jurados de reality show com história de superação · Notícias da TV: No último episódio da quarta temporada do Shark Tank Brasil, uma participante consegue um feito: conquista e emociona de forma unânime todos os jurados e a plateia. No programa, que vai ao ar nesta sexta (18) no Sony Channel, uma neuroengenheira autista apresenta sua empresa e conta uma história de superação

Chronic Pain And Health-Related Quality Of Life In Women With Autism A | JPR

Chronic Pain And Health-Related Quality Of Life In Women With Autism A | JPR: Chronic Pain And Health-Related Quality Of Life In Women With Autism And/Or ADHD: A Prospective Longitudinal Study

Massive project doubles list of genes tied to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Massive project doubles list of genes tied to autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: The largest analysis of sequences from autistic people and their families implicates 184 genes in the condition — nearly doubling the previous estimate.

Study: First evidence of immune response targeting brain cells in autism | EurekAlert! Science News

Study: First evidence of immune response targeting brain cells in autism | EurekAlert! Science News: Post-mortem analysis of brains of people with autism revealed cellular features not previously linked to autism.
These cellular characteristics are consistent with an immune response targeting on the brain cells that comprise a protective barrier between brain tissues and cerebral spinal fluid.
The findings lend new insight to autism's origins and suggest potential means of improved diagnosis and care of people with autism.

Guide to help journalists write about autism and work with autistic people | Autistica

Guide to help journalists write about autism and work with autistic people | Autistica: This guide is aimed at helping journalists to use the right language and understand the needs of autistic interviewees.

An Educational Refuge For Gifted Teens On The Autism Spectrum : Shots - Health News : NPR

An Educational Refuge For Gifted Teens On The Autism Spectrum : Shots - Health News : NPR: A center at the University of Iowa is making sure that its programs for gifted teens include those with autism spectrum disorders.

Facebook post encourages blue Halloween buckets to raise autism awareness | wtsp.com

Facebook post encourages blue Halloween buckets to raise autism awareness | wtsp.com: A viral Facebook post explains that the blue Halloween buckets are meant to alert candy givers that the child or teen might have autism.

Falha defensiva: entenda o que bloqueia você para não fazer o que planeja - 17/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem

Falha defensiva: entenda o que bloqueia você para não fazer o que planeja - 17/10/2019 - UOL VivaBem: Você já pensou em começar a fazer alguma coisa, algo que queria ou precisava realizar, mas que acabou não saindo do pensamento? Pode ser qualquer coisa: iniciar uma dieta, começar a praticar atividade física, ler determinado livro, vender um objeto. É

Sobral e o Ideb

Sobral e o Ideb: Qual o segredo da cidade cearense com o melhor ensino fundamental? Veja estados que replicaram o modelo

Associações criticam projeto de Major Olimpio para estudantes com deficiência

Associações criticam projeto de Major Olimpio para estudantes com deficiência: Instituições afirmam que proposta do senador do PSL é um retrocesso porque segrega pela deficiência, viola princípios e

Dislexia: convênios médicos são obrigados a cobrir tratamentos

Dislexia: convênios médicos são obrigados a cobrir tratamentos: Poucas pessoas sabem, mas aqueles que possuem convênio médico e têm filhos com algum tipo de distúrbio neurológico - dislexia, o autismo, TDAH e o leocomalác

Raising Autism Awareness with Blue Halloween Bucket | FOX 61

Raising Autism Awareness with Blue Halloween Bucket | FOX 61: CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- In just a few weeks, children and teens will hit the street in Halloween costumes to go Trick-or-Treating. The October tradition of going door-to-door, saying "boo," and getting a handful of candy is easy for most people.

Certain patterns of brain waves in babies may forecast autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Certain patterns of brain waves in babies may forecast autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News: Brain activity patterns in the first year of life may predict autism in infants at high risk for the condition.

What Productive Talk Looks Like in the Elementary Grades | Edutopia

What Productive Talk Looks Like in the Elementary Grades | Edutopia: Using sentence stems to scaffold classroom discussions guides students to speak, actively listen, and build on each others’ ideas.

My Daughter and I Were Diagnosed With Autism on the Same Day - NYT Parenting

My Daughter and I Were Diagnosed With Autism on the Same Day - NYT Parenting: Autistic moms can face judgment while struggling with their own diagnosis and advocating for their children.

Touching moment eight-year-old boy with autism serenades fellow plane passengers | Daily Mail Online

Touching moment eight-year-old boy with autism serenades fellow plane passengers | Daily Mail Online: The young boy, JW Hardin, was diagnosed with autism four years ago. Recently, on a flight from Nashville to Chicago, he composed the song he later sang to the plane full of people.

Different minds: Temple Grandin on nurturing autistic workers | Euronews

Different minds: Temple Grandin on nurturing autistic workers | Euronews: By Caroline Monahan
NEW YORK (Reuters) – During the past five decades, Temple Grandin’s visually indexed mind, a key feature of her autism, helped make

4 Ways to Foster Positive Student Relationships in Middle School | Edutopia

4 Ways to Foster Positive Student Relationships in Middle School | Edutopia: Middle school can be a socially awkward time for students, but these activities can help them feel more at ease with their peers.

How to Promote Social, Emotional, and Character Development in the Classroom | Edutopia