Author: JESSICA WRIGHT

Primary care doctors unprepared to help adults with autism

Healthcare providers in the U.S. are ill equipped to care for the growing number of adults with autism, according to unpublished results presented yesterday at the 2015 International Meeting for Autism Research in Salt Lake City, Utah. A survey of nearly 1,000 primary care physicians and other h ealthcare professionals across the U.S. found that most of them don’t have the training needed to...