Special Olympics Athlete From Bangladesh Still MissingPolice and Special Olympics officials are searching for a 22-year-old man with autism from Bangladesh.
Search Continues For Missing Special OlympianThe 22-year-old man with autism does not speak English. He was reported missing from the 100 block of East Delaware.
Michigan Says Autism And Arthritis Now Treatable By Medical MarijuanaMichigan has added several medical conditions to the state's list of ailments which qualify for a medical marijuana prescription.
Chicago Native Bikes Across America For Autism AwarenessA Chicago native and college basketball player is now biking his way across America to raise money and awareness about those with intellectual disabilities.
Hockey Used As Medicine For AutismHockey is more than just a game for one collegiate player. Stepping out on the ice is just the right medicine to help 21-year-old Walker Aurand live life to the fullest, despite having autism.
Cops Save Autistic Teen's Birthday When Only 3 People Show UpFirst responders in Arkansas made a different kind rescue recently as they saved an autistic teen's birthday party after his friends didn't show up.
Autism Speaks Walk To Enhance The Lives Of Those On The SpectrumThe goal of the Chicago Autism Speaks Walk is to raise money and enhance the lives of people living on the spectrum and fund autism research.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
CDC: Autism May Be More Common Than Previously ThoughtAutism is a neurological and developmental disorder characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, and speech and nonverbal communication.
Mom Of Bullied Teen Says School Didn't Help"I pray going forward that they would take these matters more seriously."
New Bill Pushes For Crisis Intervention Training For Paramedics, PoliceA disability rights group wants trained paramedics, not police, to handle 911 calls involving with people with autism or psychiatric disorders.
Courses Prepare Drivers With Autism For Traffic StopsThe program aims to teach young people with autism how to interact with police during traffic stops.