Home videos could help diagnose autism, study suggests

While scientists are still trying to unravel the complex genetic and environmental causes of autism, one thing is clear: Getting a...

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Watch Katy Perry's sweet duet with girl who has autism

It's Katy Perry's sweetest duet yet: The pop star and New York tween Jodi DiPiazza, who has autism, teamed up for a rendition of...

Half of autistic teens are bullied, parents report

Close to half of all teenagers with an autism spectrum disorder are bullied at school, says a survey of their parents. The results,...

Parents of autistic kids say: Stop judging us

By Karen RowanMyHealthNewsDaily.com When Selena Barclay took her three sons to watch the Fourth of July fireworks in their small Missouri...

Six-year-old with autism proves to be a true 'Piano Man'

Billy Joel may have met his match in Ethan, an autistic 6-year-old piano savant, whose take on the rocker’s hit, “Piano Man,” is so...

Autistic bullying: What parents can learn from dad's viral video

What do you do if you suspect something negative is going on with your child?  For parents of autistic kids, who have difficulty...

How one mom -- with three autistic daughters -- finds hope and happiness

A new study in Pediatrics says the recurrence risk of autism in younger siblings is higher than thought. Hardly comforting to autism...

Dr. Nancy: Autism-vaccine fraud leaves mistrust to mop up

Dr. Nancy Snyderman writes: I am old enough to remember what polio looked like in the 1950s and 60s. I have held babies in my arms who...