Cricket Barrientos' journey toward founding Sounds of Autism began with a seed, and like a plant sprouting from that seed, her nonprofit organization has grown to affect the ASU community.
Amateur weatherman and internet sensation Frankie MacDonald from Sidney, Nova Scotia is predicting a major winter storm set to hit Arkansas and Oklahoma on Thursday, Dec. 5. MacDonald, who has autism, has posted hundreds of videos on his YouTube channel since 2007, enthusiastically forecasting weather events all over the world.
The claims that autism is caused by vaccines have been completely disproven, right? We have all heard that claim, maybe most famously by actress and model Jenny McCarthy.
To the rowdy, obnoxious drunken group of young men and women who wandered down Menzies from from Fifth Street on Saturday night - grow up.
AUTISM: Bad air, genetics add up to higher risk
Air pollution and a common genetic makeup may interact to significantly increase a baby's risk for autism, USC scientists found. The researchers at USC's Keck School of Medicine cautioned in an interview that they need to do more studies to replicate ...
In order to best serve the needs of people living with autism, systems must focus on people's strengths and teach them practical skills, Temple Grandin says.
Air pollution and a common genetic makeup may interact to significantly increase a baby's risk for autism, USC scientists found.
TONY EASTLEY: A former child protection worker in Victoria says juvenile offenders are being put in the same residential care facilities as disabled children who are under state care.
There is no "HPV Vaccine Controversy." At least, not when it comes to the injection's safety.
A group of young people from Gravesham have won top honours for their hard work in creating a BMX park.
Fugitive: Yee Tak Sharon Kui has fled to Hong Kong after being charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy with autism in his own home last month A 25-year-old school teacher has fled half-way around the world to Hong Kong after being charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy with autism in Maryland.
Zachary Keyser talks smiles as he talks with Head Instructional Aide Georgeann Huber while waiting to change classrooms at The Phoenix Center in Nutley.
"I am excited to welcome Kim Gillan to the team at HHS," said Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
The adult students at the Virginia Institute of Autism could soon get the opportunity to grow their own produce thanks to a "Go Green for VIA" campaign.
The bulls will be at El Vaquero on U.S. Hwy 280 in Phenix City from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and at the Landings in Columbus from 5-7 p.m. "Bucking for a Cause" is something the PBR is raising awareness of autism and supporting local autism groups.
KELLY ROWLAND and MICHAEL BOLTON acted as backing singers for a 12-year-old boy at the Autism Speaks Winter Ball in New York on Monday .
For individuals with the condition - many of whom have never seen a specialist - these "virtual house calls" could allow them to live independently while effectively managing the symptoms of the disease.
Joey Gay was 7. Her mom taught school in Ellicott City. Her dad graduated from Calvert Hall.
With heightened awareness has come a plethora of useful solutions to help those diagnosed with autism.
Part Two of a transcript of the Dec. 3 School Committee Meeting. For the links to all parts of the transcript, click here.