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fracturedstory
06-13-14, 08:01 AM
I always thought it was different to ADHD.

"Some studies have suggested that people with autism have deficits in executive function, a set of complex mental processes involved in everyday life. But these results may instead reflect their difficulties imagining what other people are thinking, according to a provocative new hypothesis"

More: http://sfari.org/news-and-opinion/news/2012/researchers-grapple-with-mixed-results-from-cognitive-studies