New Study Reveals Autistic Children Are More Sedentary Than Peers


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A new study published in the journal "Autism Research and Treatment" finds that children with autism are more sedentary than their typically-developing peers.

The study were co-authored by Kiley Tyler, a doctoral student at OSU, and Kristi Menear of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The U.S. Department of Education has funded a part of the research with additional support from Oregon State University.

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