How can families ease the back-to-school transition for their students with autism – and themselves? Professionals and parents shared their tips for making this time of year less stressful.
David Dunigan is among the first generation with autism to reach adulthood since autism rates began soaring in the 1990s. Follow his journey to a full-time job and car ownership.
What's the link between autism and suicide risk, and how can healthcare providers find those in crisis?
Why is picky eating so common in autism, and what effect does that have on youth?
The relationship between anxiety and autism is complex. Can answers be found in the amygdala?
A decade ago, Sarah Mire got to know families affected by autism when she worked for a research project. Seeing the hardships they experienced, and their resilience, inspired her current research into stress and coping. She asks, can schools and service providers do more to help?
Identical twins have identical genes, but sometimes only one may have autism. What affects the way our genes function?
Why do parents and doctors sometimes disagree on whether a child's delays point to autism?