A Study Showed Better Results on Cognitive Tasks for People Who Embody Albert Einstein in VR

An unusual occurrence frequently happens in immersive virtual reality: individuals begin carrying on distinctively subsequent to going up against a virtual body, as though it were their own. This mirrors their genuine... Read more »

Autism Is Linked to This Physical Characteristic, Says New Study

A new study published in Autism Research found a link between boys with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the rapid skeletal growth since they’re born and until they reach the age of... Read more »

Quebec Robot Nao Helps Students With Learning Difficulties

Meet the cutest teacher’s assistant, Nao the robot that even held his own news conference in Montreal on 3 May. He talked about his accomplishments in helping students with autism spectrum disorder... Read more »

Major Depression May be Found in Your Genes, Study Says

It looks like a team of researchers has just come up with a finding that could possibly revolutionize how depression is treated. The study was done by the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium. This... Read more »

Brain Damage could be Caused by Exposure to Zika

Researchers at Emory University decided to test out what are the effects of contracting the Zika virus after birth on infant macaques. What they found out was very interesting. They saw that... Read more »

Report Estimates 1 in 66 Canadian Children Has Autism Spectrum Disorder

A report released on Thursday by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) detailed that one in 66 Canadian children between 5 and 17 years old has autism spectrum disorder. This report... Read more »

Scientists Claim that Ibuprofen may Help Prevent Alzheimer

Alzheimer is a disease that sets in at a relatively old age and that has not been cured so far. The only way to “cure” this disease is to slow down its... Read more »

Children With Autism Are Less Likely to Get Vaccinated

Although there is no scientific evidence that connects the vaccines infants and young kids receive in their early years with the risk of autism, there are still parents that still question this... Read more »

Indians Apply for Disability Checks by Complaining of Back Pain

When we think about people that live with disabilities we usually think of people that have been in accidents which left them paralyzed or of people that fought for their country and... Read more »

Nova Scotians with Intellectual Disabilities Should not be Incarcerated

A study was conducted in order to research the living conditions for Nova Scotians who are incarcerated, the particular group taken into question being the people with special needs who suffer from... Read more »