Autism 1 April '17
Legoland's launch of its improved autism-friendly park coincides with Autism Awareness Month this April.
Autism 29 March '17
An autism diagnosis is a good thing because then parents know what they must do to help their child with autism spectrum disorder.
ADHD 29 March '17
Dr. James Swanson found no beneficial links to the long-term use of ADHD medicine in one of the biggest and longest studies on the disorder.
Autism 26 March '17
Experts said enlisting in swimming lessons could help improve the survival skills of people with autism, especially among children.
Autism 24 March '17
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts said special needs child Endrew F. deserved better education from the Douglas County School District.
Down Syndrome 22 March '17
Carlie Wittman is Shaedon Wedel's date to the prom at Newton High School in Kansas this April.
Autism 20 March '17
"Sesame Street" has added a new character named Julia, the first Muppet with autism.
Autism 20 March '17
Stem cell therapy for autism aren't clinically approved in the United States, so Sandra Jackson hopes to bring her son in Mexico.
Autism 17 March '17
Could this research potentially make autism diagnosis cheaper, earlier, faster and simpler?
Issues 15 March '17
The school board said it was an "unusual practice" and it has a launched an investigation on the incident.
Autism 13 March '17
Rep. Jim Patterson filed HB284 in the house, while senators deliberated on SB57. Both bills received strong opposition from lobbyists.
Autism 12 March '17
Keaton Cook's reading companions and therapy dogs are a pair of Dalmatians named Charlie and Dotty.
SPED Kids 10 March '17
New Jersey's Foundation for the Handicapped has been giving jobs, food and other assistance to people with special needs for the last 40 years.
Autism 9 March '17
Having a child with special needs is challenging not only for the parents but also for the brother or sister.
Autism 7 March '17
Experts have not yet determined the biological markers for autism but this new research shows promise.
Autism 6 March '17
Did you know that some transplant programs in the United States immediately reject organ recipients who have mental disorders?
Down Syndrome 6 March '17
Pregnant moms should also be aware that baby screenings, especially for genetic disabilities in the fetus, are not 100 percent complete and accurate.
Dyslexia 4 March '17
Princess Beatrice, the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, has been vocal about her struggles with reading as a child.
SPED Kids 3 March '17
In place of specialist training, school workers in Scotland were told they should just observe Sheldon Cooper from the TV show.
Down Syndrome 2 March '17
Police are now searching for the person responsible for leaving the child and they think she's the mother.
SPED Kids 1 March '17
Katie Driscoll wanted inclusivity for her child with Down syndrome, so she did something about it and it became big in advertising.
Autism 28 February '17
Certain human genes that are supposed to help with brain power exist in higher numbers among people with autism.
Autism 24 February '17
It should be noted that there is no cure for herpes. Once a person has the disease, the infection can erupt at any time, including during pregnancy.