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By On June 25th, 2013

Weaker Brain Connections In Autistic Children May Explain Communication Problems

A new study suggests that some children with autism have weak brain connections in regions that link speech with emotional rewards, possibly explaining why children with autism often display an insensitivity to human speech. The study, which has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, used magnetic resonance imaging brain scans…

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