Most people think of autism as a male condition, but autism affects females, too. It just affects them differently.
Get expert answers to four common questions about speech-generating devices for children with autism.
A new study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association finds the MMR vaccination has no association to the development of autism -- even among children who are at higher risk for the disorder.
A study related to children with autism, large head size and a genetic mutation sheds light on brain development — and offers a road map for future therapy and research.
A joke, a laugh, subtle body language — understanding these social cues doesn’t come easily for people with autism.
Aggression toward a sibling or classmate. Self injury. Wandering off without warning. Many children with autism exhibit this challenging behavior. What can parents do?
When aggression, self-injury or other symptoms get in the way of your child’s social and academic development, medications offer extra help.
Nearly a year ago, the world of autism diagnosis changed. Find answers to five common questions about what the changes mean for your child.