Autism in older adults: Studies show higher rates of mental, physical ills

While a lot of research has focused on autism in children, much less effort goes toward studying adults with autism. Now, two new reports find this group is at substantial risk for age-related physical conditions and injuries, as well as being particularly susceptible to certain mental health issues including loneliness, social isolation and lower quality … Continue reading Autism in older adults: Studies show higher rates of mental, physical ills