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Autism

Autism

mental introversion in which the attention or interest is fastened upon the patients own ego. A self centreed state from which reality tends to be excluded.


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Re: Evolution or De-evolution?

... ancestors. However, we should know by now that it’s not quantity but quality that matters. Now that larger than normal brains have been linked to autism, I think it’s time to rethink this conclusion. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16151044). My second problem is the idea of genome duplication. ...

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by RabbitPhilosopher
Sat Jul 20, 2013 9:53 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 50
Views: 28421

Re: Evolution or De-evolution?

... ancestors. However, we should know by now that it’s not quantity but quality that matters. Now that larger than normal brains have been linked to autism, I think it’s time to rethink this conclusion. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16151044). My second problem is the idea of genome duplication. ...

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by Cat
Mon Jul 08, 2013 8:48 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 50
Views: 28421

Re: Evolution or De-evolution?

... ancestors. However, we should know by now that it’s not quantity but quality that matters. Now that larger than normal brains have been linked to autism, I think it’s time to rethink this conclusion. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16151044). My second problem is the idea of genome duplication. ...

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by Cat
Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 50
Views: 28421

Re:

... comes from the fact that our brain is larger than that of our ancestors and, thus, smarter. 2. Larger than normal brains have been linked to autism (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16151044). Considering evidence above, doesn’t that make just as likely that all of us are autistic when ...

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by wpseofriendly
Sat Oct 29, 2011 1:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 2 Basic Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 4484

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I do not quite get this autism example: we quite obviously are not autistic, because we fail to fulfill the very criteria of autism we have determined ourselves (diagnosis of autism requires much more than just big brains). I'll try ...

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by Cat
Mon Oct 24, 2011 7:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 2 Basic Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 4484
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