By Vanessa Martinez | Sat, 03/08/2014 - 11:00
A little autistic boy's dream of having clocks wall-to-wall in his room may come true, as his mother reaches out through Facebook to reach her goal by his birthday, March 20.
By John Ericson | Thu, 02/27/2014 - 15:08
A new study has uncovered a genetic basis for the disproportionate amount of male autism diagnoses.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 02/06/2014 - 10:03
Esteban Barriga, a 17-year-old high school senior with autism, has taken to social media to ask his "dream date," Ellen Degeneres, to prom.
By Jillian Lim | Thu, 01/23/2014 - 17:57
A recent study suggests the new criteria for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) diagnosis will lower estimates of autism.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 01/14/2014 - 17:00
A research team from the Vanderbilt Brain Institute compared having autism to watching a poorly dubbed foreign film due to auditory and visual signals not matching in an autistic person's brain.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 11/19/2013 - 19:00
Cambridge University researchers found a possible link between synesthesia, the condition where people mix two senses, and autism.
By Peter Sergo | Tue, 11/19/2013 - 10:28
iPads may serve as effective speech-generating devices for older autistic children who have severe verbal difficulties.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:47
Girls could be better at hiding their autistic traits in familiar social situations, leading to an underdiagnosis of autistic girls.