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July 02, 2014

Newly appointed to the IACC, Autism Speaks' chief science officer redoubles pledge to put science to work for families

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July 02, 2014

In consultation with the Theatre Development Fund's Autism Theatre Initiative, NYMF has launched its first ever autism friendly series!

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July 01, 2014

Advocate and mom Emily Iland is teaching people with autism what to do if they are stopped by police:

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July 01, 2014

MMR shot is associated with increased risk of febrile seizures – considered harmless but in rare cases can flag underlying epilepsy

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June 30, 2014

Autism Speaks today released its Community-based Skills Assessment, a new transition assessment tool to help parents and professionals

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June 30, 2014

Tom Herrion gave a rousing motivational speech to Autism Speaks employees and volunteers about his personal connection to autism.

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June 30, 2014

First study on adult drivers with autism reveals self-perceived challenges and self-imposed limits; can tailored driver education help?

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June 27, 2014

Researchers note big uptick in web searches on autism each April; biggest increases since launch of World Autism Awareness Day

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