An Action Plan on Guns and Mental Illness

December 19, 2012, 10:28 am

Why wait months for the government to act, to implement new laws, to ramp up new education programs on gun safety and mental illness? Here’s a proposal that can work today.

Italian Team Uses the Kinect to Treat Autistic Children

December 13, 2012, 11:55 pm

The ambitious Fifth Element project aims to support the more than 60 million people who suffer from autism by using none other than the Microsoft Kinect, originally designed [...]

Snowflakes Melting Autism Barriers

October 17, 2012, 3:15 pm

“All children need support and comfort, but none more so than children with autism,” said Fine Gael Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick after a presentation given by Irish Guide Dogs [...]

Study Reveals Potential Triggers for Autism

July 7, 2012, 3:52 am

A new study indicates pharmaceuticals that find their way into the water supply may contribute to increased rates of autism in children.

A Home Run for Autism at Citi Field, New York

May 6, 2012, 10:03 pm

Ahne was one of several volunteers on hand for the 10th annual Autism Awareness Day on Sunday, to ensure children with autism had a more enjoyable experience at Sunday’s game.

Empire State Building Blue for National Autism Awareness Month

April 2, 2012, 10:10 pm

The Empire State Building lit up blue on Monday in celebration of World Autism Awareness Day.

Book Review: ‘I Wish I Were Engulfed in Flames’

February 8, 2012, 7:52 pm

Ms. Decker delivers the autism family in a new light: Vexing, prone to mischief, and painfully funny.

Book Review: ‘Vaccine Epidemic’

February 13, 2011, 4:03 am

The novel’s third theme, that of legalism, is what continues to haunt American parents today.

Study that Linked Autism to Vaccines Deemed Fraudulent: Report

January 6, 2011, 4:33 pm

Vaccines: A study that linked vaccines to autism 12 years ago was reported to be fraudulent, according to an article in the British Medical Journal.

Help Autistics Connect by Understanding Their Disease

April 23, 2010, 5:38 pm

Conservative talk show host Michael Savage created a firestorm when he termed the rising number of autism cases “a racket.”

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