Science News

April 17, 2014

Three-fold increase between 1999 and 2009; rise is most dramatic among teens hospitalized for mental-health issues

More...
April 15, 2014

No one-size-fits-all solution; researchers emphasize importance of child’s sensitivities in choosing pet

More...
April 14, 2014

IACC meeting marked by emotional public comments; Insel promises results of large study comparing vaccinated vs. unvaccinated kids

More...
April 10, 2014

Federal committee expresses caution on use of new criteria for ASD; families tell Autism Speaks of lost diagnoses and services

More...
April 08, 2014

In April’s podcast from the journal Autism, investigators discuss what research tells us about effective employment supports

More...
April 07, 2014

April 22 educational session for health professionals also open to public; view by webcast or register to attend in person

More...
April 07, 2014

First major report from BrainSpan Atlas project tracks gene activity in the developing brain; insights into autism

More...
April 02, 2014

Panel of experts will discuss research and take questions from online viewers; register now

More...