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Fragile X Syndrome

Ann Coulter Just Doesn't Get It

Elizabeth Higgins Clark | Posted 12.24.2012 | Impact
Elizabeth Higgins Clark

Ann Coulter is just one of many. Her use of the word "retard" in recent diatribes against President Obama only echoes a prevalent notion that comparing someone to the mentally handicapped is a clever put-down.

Could Marijuana-Like Chemical Combat Autism?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.28.2012 | Los Angeles

American and European researchers have found that increasing natural marijuana-like chemicals in the brain may help correct behavioral issues related ...

Should We Screen Newborns for Fragile X Syndrome?

Harold Pollack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Harold Pollack

Fragile X highlights the embarrassing mismatch between our medical care system's aspirations of personalized genomic medicine and that system's limited everyday capacities to actually use such information well.