Study Finds that ‘Antisocial Bees’ Share Genetic Profile with Autistic Humans

Antisocial bees that prefer to keep to themselves rather than buzzing around with the rest of the hive share a genetic profile with people who have autism, a condition often leading to a similar lack of social awareness in humans, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of Illinois observed the social behavior of honey bees, with postdoctoral … Continue reading

People with Autism Have Unusually Symmetrical Brains, New Scans Reveal

Brain connections in people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) show more symmetry across the right and left hemispheres, suggesting that tasks are being divvied up in the brain in a very different manner from those without autism. The find, which is based on new brain scans of young people with autism, could explain why one of the hallmarks of the … Continue reading

Confirmed: Renowned Physician Jeff Bradstreet Who Linked Vaccines to Autism Was Murdered

Family of Autism Specialist Dr. Jeffrey Bradstreet Says Forensic Evidence Points to Murder, Impossible for Bullet Entry to Be Self-Inflicted. Nearly one year has passed since Dr. Jeffrey Bradstreet, a renowned physician known for his skepticism of immunizations (particularly the MMR vaccine) and his progressive autism research was found dead, floating in a North Carolina river with a single gunshot … Continue reading