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January 29, 2015

Researchers highlight need to tailor therapies to each child’s strengths and challenges; associate early diagnosis with greater function

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January 20, 2015

Dylan Johnson, a boy with autism from Chesterfield County, Virginia, has a passion for vacuum cleaners. This led his mother, Jodie, to try to give her son the surprise of a lifetime for his 14th birthday...

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January 16, 2015

As part of Autism Speaks’ efforts to ensure the safety of the autism community, the organization has awarded and additional $98,000 to Project Lifesaver International.

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January 05, 2015

Survey of parents at Autism Speaks ATN center supports growing body of research showing social benefits of pet ownership

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December 16, 2014

Each day after school, he asks to go to the "GEICO store" and tells me that in 15 minutes he can save me 15% on my car insurance.

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November 25, 2014

Two students from Pewamo-Westphali Middle and High School in Michigan are devoting their school time to filming a documentary on autism titled “Just Like Us.”

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