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Autism environmental risk

Autism results from an interplay between genetics and the environment. Dozens of genes have been implicated in the condition, but on the environmental side of

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Autism genetics, explained

Researchers have known that genes contribute to autism since the 1970s, when a team found that identical twins often share the condition. Since then, scientists

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Autism diagnosis, explained

Clinicians diagnose autism using behavioral tests for the core features of the condition: communication difficulties, social challenges and restricted or repetitive behaviors. But getting an autism

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