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Biomarkers for schizophrenia and autism

Currently, mental disorders are diagnosed by analysis of behavior and reports from the patient on their own thoughts. This way of diagnosing disease can be difficult, subjective and messy, particularly with regard to symptom overlaps between disorders. It also necessitates … Continue reading

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GI problems in autism

An important new paper from Pat Levitt and colleagues reports several novel points of interest. First, this large study of 121 children found very high agreement (90%) between parental reports of symptoms and the evaluations by gastroenterologists. Thus, contrary to … Continue reading

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