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This guest post is from Ron Sandison who works full time in the medical field and is a professor of theology at Destiny School of Ministry. This post is part of an...
This week, Autism Speaks issued the first in a series of annual, in-depth reports on special topics in autism – Autism and Health: Advances in Understanding and...
District Leader Jarolin Maldonado’s son Dametre, nicknamed Meeche, was like many children reaching important milestones before age 1, such as walking, crawling and even...
The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) invites people living with autism, family members and advocates to participate in a meeting and panel discussion on Patient-Focused...
A tweet by Twitter user @Jaavii_Zuniga has gone viral after having been retweeted more than 20,000 times. The tweet shows the Twitter user's brother, who has autism,...
An interview with the author of a new study documenting how video feedback for parents produces early and lasting improvements in autism symptoms   In 2015, we...
In commemoration of National Volunteer Week, Autism Speaks would like to thank the incredible families and friends who have supported us throughout the years. We could not...
The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) has published its annual list of the past year’s highlights in autism research – 2016 IACC Summary of...
New York State Assembly Social Services Chair Andrew Hevesi (A.D. 28) announced on April 10 the New York State Assembly and New York State Senate voted to release $1 billion...
My son is 4 years old and has autism. Several months ago, he started pinching people. It could be anybody – adult, child or baby. He’ll just run over, pinch the...