Tagged With Autism

A three-year-old with autism wouldn't wear a face mask — so Southwest wouldn't let his family fly


Women who used marijuana during pregnancy were 1.5 times as likely to have a child with autism, the largest study of its kind has found


My Black son who has autism is 'different' like Elijah McClain was. It makes me fear for him more than my other kids.



I'm an autism expert who adopted 2 children with special needs. Myka Stauffer shouldn't have apologised for 'rehoming' her adopted son.


How night after night of fireworks affects your body and mind, from increased anxiety to memory problems, according to a psychologist


Children with disabilities are losing skills they worked hard to develop as they’re forced to miss school. Parents worry about what’s next.



A new superhero character with autism can build gadgets and has the power of thought projection


I considered 'rehoming' my child with autism like a famous YouTube family did, but could never go through with it


In 2017, a journalist claimed that Trump's Hurricane Katrina would be 'a deadly pandemic.' He tells us why he made that prediction.


When babies make eye contact and what to expect as their eyes develop over the first year of life


A landmark report is warning that a gluten and casein-free diet won't actually help kids with autism


Elon Musk said his brain chips might 'solve' autism and schizophrenia. A neuroscientist who implants brain chips has doubts.



Elon Musk said his AI-brain-chips company could 'solve' autism and schizophrenia


Bill Maher agreed with a controversial doctor, repeating a debunked theory that it was 'realistic' that vaccines have caused autism in children


C-sections and autism rates in children may be linked, but that doesn't mean you should avoid the procedure


Greta Thunberg responds to 'haters,' asking why adults 'spend their time mocking and threatening teenagers and children for promoting science'



A Washington parent requested a quiet learning space for her son with autism. The school responded by cramming his desk in an unused bathroom.


New York high school students held a ‘silent graduation’ to help a classmate with autism


An Indiana teacher gave a boy with autism the 'most annoying' student award


12 autism facts that show how our understanding of the disorder has transformed over the past 76 years