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What Is Autism

34 Things Autism Is -- And 34 Things Autism Is Not

Posted 04.03.2014 | Parents

One in 68 children is now identified with an autism spectrum disorder. However, the diagnosis means something different to each person and family affe...

Catherine Pearson

The Dangerous Thing Half Of Kids With Autism Do

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 10.08.2012 | Parents

Lori McIlwan's son Connor was 7 years old when he walked away from the playground of his public elementary school and started toward a busy, four-lane...

The Autism Breakdown

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.09.2012 | Parents

Some questions and answers about autism. Q: What causes autism?...

Parents Worry About New Autism Definition

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 06.05.2012 | Parents

CHICAGO -- One child doesn't talk, rocks rhythmically back and forth and stares at clothes spinning in the dryer. Another has no trouble talking but i...

What Is Autism?

Posted 03.30.2012 | Healthy Living

Just this week, a report from the Centers for Disease Control showed that rates of autism have increased in the U.S. from one in 110 children to one i...