Time to tackle new health crisis of lives cut short by autism

时间:2019-02-28 09:20:03166网络整理admin

Jasper James/Getty A worrying new health crisis has been identified… the many lives we now know are being cut short by autism. As the research director at Autistica, a charity which funds research into autism, this poorly understood problem clearly concerns me. As someone with autism, it also affects me directly. I’ve been fortunate enough to have built a successful academic career around my experience – being autistic hasn’t held me back. But now it’s apparent that, because of my diagnosis,