Pitch of babies' cries may predict risk of autism

11/29/2012 | MedicalDaily.com

U.S. researchers assessed samples of babies' cries at age 6 months and found that the three babies with the highest-pitched cries were diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at age 3. The cries of at-risk babies were described in the study as being rougher and having less clear quality than babies not considered at risk for autism. The study was published in the journal Autism Research.

View Full Article in:

MedicalDaily.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Assistant General Counsel, Regulatory
Cardinal Health
Waukegan, IL
Chief Executive Officer
UCare Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN