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1 of 4 genetic conditions put people at autism risk, even if they don't meet diagnostic criteria: Study

The international study analysed data from 547 people who had been diagnosed with one of four genetic conditions, also known as copy number variants (CNVs), associated with a high chance of autism

Published on 3rd January 2021
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Autism is my superpower: Pranav Bakshi, India's first model with autism

Pranav's Instagram bio says, 'Autism is my superpower! #Respect #BreakingBarriers'. Here's how the 19-year-old is overcoming all the hurdles in his path to become a supermodel

Published on 6th July 2019
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Autism spectrum or not, nothing can stop this 11-year-old from whipping up some uber mouth-watering dishes

Based out of Bengaluru, Tanishq R Morcha has been cooking since he was just five. Today, trust us, he can cook up a storm in the kitchen and make dishes that we can't even pronounce!

Published on 21st April 2021
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Block Research Centre in Kozhikode will be turned into an autism park soon

In the first phase of the renovation, the centre will also be equipped with a projector and the therapy rooms will be digitalised similar to the smart classrooms in government and aided schools

Published on 23rd April 2019
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Did you know that left-handed people are more likely to be atheists?

Researchers from Oulu University identified that people who were either left-handed or had autism or schizophrenia were less likely to be religious

Published on 27th December 2017
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Fitness-based picture books may help boost physical activity for youth with autism

The outcome of the study is a simple resource for workout motivation when outdoor fitness equipment might not be accessible for low income households and families

Published on 27th February 2021
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Google Glass-based tech solutions could possibly be the next big innovation to support individuals with Autism

Brain Power, a US-based science-driven company, believes that Google Glass-based solutions could address the needs of individuals with Autism, with a key audience base in India

Published on 22nd July 2018
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Here's the story of Ankush Jain, India's first multi-instrumental beatboxer

This Chennai lad is also the first Hip-Hop artist from the city to give a TEDx talk and wishes to cure autism and other mental health issues with music. Anisha Rajasekar finds out more

Published on 17th May 2018
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Here's why this speech language therapist vouches for apps, to an extent, to teach autistic kids

World Autism Awareness Day is observed on April 2. It is an internationally recognised day to spread awareness about autism. About one in 100 children in India under age 10 has autism, a study says  

Published on 2nd April 2020
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How this 25-year-old developed a T-shirt that soothes the hyperactive autistic child

As part of her college graduation project, Saakshi Mahnot developed a deep compression therapy T-shirt to help calm autistic kids. This is how it works and what it's doing for kids with autism

Published on 14th October 2020
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How this school for autistic kids in Madurai is 'training' them in temples and theatres

OLR Special School's mover and founder Mary Bhuvana Rani, tells us about how her school for autistic children is all about giving them everyday experiences and helping them deal with it better

Published on 17th December 2017
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Kerala's Autism Club has the perfect Onam Gift for kids

The students have created a total of 50 GIFs that show different aspects of Onam and the parents have made two music videos entirely using the GIFs and paintings created by these autistic children

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Meet Jiya Rai, the 12-year-old Navy kid from Mumbai who swam 36 kms to raise awareness about autism

The young girl Jiya Rai, a known case of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), dedicated the swimming feat, completed on Wednesday, to raise awareness about autism

Published on 18th February 2021
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Nothing, not even ASD, can stop Preksha Rajendra from creating merchandise with her art on it

Vani Rajendra speaks about how her daughter Preksha Rajendra despite suffering from autism spectrum condition creates beautiful artwork on various objects like mugs and coasters 

Published on 6th December 2020
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On World Autism Day, kids of CATCH, Bhubaneshwar, have performances in store for you  

CATCH has been observing World Autism Day for ten years now and plans to continue this tradition even in the future

Published on 31st March 2018

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