Damage in specific brain structures has been found to be associated with a greater risk of depressive symptoms in late life according to research from the University of Aberdeen.__University of Aberdeen
Parents of an eight-year-old boy with severe autism who refuses to wear clothes, is incontinent, unable to communicate, self harms and can attack others, say they will be forced to relinquish their child unless given more support.
Parts of the Brain Affected by Autism (graphic). this is not a small change to brain chemistry or merely a chemical variation. Autism is a substantial change in brain formation that offers gifts and challenges.