Human brain integrates signals simultaneously coming from different senses. Great article. As a parent to a higher-functioning autistic, this really does explain a lot of what she does. Well worth a read.
This pic is so neat to study and I am baffled that they know so much about which part of the brain is affected but it feels like they should be able to help with treatments. Autism research and treatment has come a long way in the 12 and 1/2 years since Jacob was diagnosed. They are so complex and interesting children and adults; you can't help but to love them.
The educational - Autistic children see movement TWICE as quickly as those without condition *Experts found that the quicker the movement the faster the child saw it *Scientists believe the findings may provide clues to what causes condition *May explain why autistic people are overwhelmed by bright lights and noises