This is a blog post by Marianne Sullivan, RN, MN, the Assistant Director of National Outreach and Resources at Autism Speaks, and the mother of an adult with autism.
NEW YORK (January 17, 2013) -- Autism Speaks today formally endorsed S.365 , the 2013 Oregon autism insurance reform bill, which would require insurers to cover the screening
Some children diagnosed with autism in early childhood reach “optimal outcomes” with levels of function similar to their typical peers. The findings appear today
Study by Kennedy Krieger’s Interactive Autism Network finds children with autism and psychiatric comorbidities are at especially high risk of being bullied. To continue
I’ve been reading about probiotics for relieving GI distress – and even improving behavior – in individuals with autism. Should I buy them? What
Should we bank our new baby’s umbilical cord blood as a possible treatment for autism? Our first child was recently diagnosed with ASD.
This week’s “Got
The author of this post is Jess, who can be found at Diary of a Mom. There she writes about life with her husband Luau* and their beautiful daughters –
WASHINGTON, DC (January 8, 2013) -- Just half the states have thus far planned to include ABA coverage in their new health care exchanges which open for business next
Earlier this week, the team at Autism Speaks began packing and sending out the 651 iPads that we awarded to families and schools across the United States! Earlier this
Clinical study of Early Start Denver Model intervention shows that it improves not only social skills, but also brain responses to social cues
Decades of research