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Study reveals high rate of possible undiagnosed autism in people who died by suicide

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The FINANCIAL — A significant number of people who died by suicide were likely autistic, but undiagnosed, according to new research that highlights the urgent need for earlier diagnosis and tailored support for suicide prevention.…

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Autism is still underdiagnosed in girls and women

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Tamara May, Monash University and Carol A Adams, Durham University Being autistic, but not diagnosed, can lead to a lifetime of struggles and being misunderstood for women. This issue has been highlighted in the last few years by celebrity women including Hannah Gadsby, Daryl Hannah, British reality star Christine McGuinness and former Australian of the…