Brain Power Releases First Augmented Reality Smartglasses to Help People with Autism Increase Social, School, and Job Success

Brain Power Releases First Augmented Reality Smartglasses to Help People with Autism Increase Social, School, and Job Success

Brain Power, the developer of neuroscience-based augmented reality, launched the Empower Me™ system for autism today. Empower Me is a digital coach that runs on smartglasses, to empower children and adults with autism to teach themselves social and cognitive skills toward happy self-sufficiency. Empower Me runs on Google Glass, including the newly released Glass Enterprise Edition, […]

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Autistic people aren’t really accepted – and it’s impacting their mental health

Autistic people aren’t really accepted – and it’s impacting their mental health

Up to 70% of autistic people experience mental health conditions such as depression and anxiety, according to some research. Unfortunately, we still don’t know why autistic people are at a higher risk for mental health problems than non-autistic people. But one important factor is whether an individual’s autism is recognised and accepted by those around them. […]

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Chemical in broccoli can improve autism symptoms

Chemical in broccoli can improve autism symptoms

Recent study has found that broccoli can ease some symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Its extract contains a chemical called sulforaphane, famous for its unique anti-cancer benefits. The new study has tested sulforaphane as an autism treatment. New research was hold by researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, the University of Massachusetts […]

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