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Autism Speaks provides the links below as a resource to researchers searching for funding. This is not an exhaustive list but may give some leads! Autism Science Foundation...
In a small new study, a commonly used diabetes drug curbed the troublesome weight gain that is a common side effect of the only two medicines approved for reducing agitation...
This guest post is by Brett Endes who is known as “The Dog Savant” and uses his gift of autism to help owners understand and connect with their dogs in a unique...
Our daughter is 23. She has autism, can express herself and respond, has made great strides in her development and now has a community job though a day center. But she seems...
This guest post is by Katie Read who is a writer, Marriage and Family Therapist, and mom to two young boys with autism. You can read more about her family at, ...
This guest post is by Diane Eperthener Buffington, M.S. She is the choreographer behind the dance "Life Through the Spectrum" which you can watch below......
This guest post is by Autism Speaks staffer Kerry Magro, a motivational speaker, best-selling author, disability film consultant and one of the...
On a picture-perfect day on Nantucket, nearly 500 people gathered to celebrate everyone with autism and pay tribute to Autism Speaks’ co-founder, the late Suzanne...
This is a post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (...
On Thursday, August 18th several dozen families and individuals gathered at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center to kickoff the 2016 Tennessee Autism Speaks Walk! The Vanderbilt...