Autism may act as Safeguard to Alzheimer’s…Hmmm?

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A recent article in Science News has shown that due to defects in brain plasticity which is a tendency to have excessive plasticity compared to those who are neuro-typical.  Researchers have found that individuals on the autism spectrum are relatively protected from age-related cognitive decline such as Alzheimer’s. To read more about this study, check out Science News.

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