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Intriguing New Drug Therapies May Boost Social Skills In People With Autism

Intriguing New Drug Therapies May Boost Social Skills In People With Autism

New research seems to show encouraging progress in helping treat the complex neurodevelopmental disorder autism. Two unrelated clinical trials, involving men and children with autism, suggest that using drugs to interact with a hormone called vasopressin could improve the social functioning of people living with the disorder, though one approach…