The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi91° Sunny

Tonight

Lo64° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi88° Partly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo61° Slight Chc Showers

Tuesday

Hi81° Partly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo61° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi79° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo58° Chance Showers

Thursday

Hi72° Chance Showers

Thursday Night

Lo54° Chance Showers

Brain scans of autistic children may lead to breakthrough in treatment

Send to Kindle
Print This

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Stanford researchers have unearthed clues about the formidable brains of some autistic children, suggesting that the diagnosis may signal a different cognitive style, not disability.

Superior math skills were found in autistic San Francisco Bay Area children with average intelligence compared with matched children who were not autistic.

View my optionsorSign in