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Autism

Autism Speaks (Photo from Facebook page)

One Last Thing: Autism Walk At Suffolk Downs

Across the country this weekend, people will walk to raise money and awareness for autism research.

09/28/2012

Students of the Joseph Lee School in Dorchester present the Boston Celtics with a special mosaic they made for their playoff run.

Autistic Students Present Celtics With Special Mosaic

After spending nearly five weeks on a Boston Celtics mosaic, 48 autistic students at the Joseph Lee School in Dorchester got to present their special gift to the team on Wednesday.

05/30/2012

Chris had a tooth pulled out while at school.

Framingham Mom Angry After Son’s Tooth Was Pulled At School

Someone at the school pulled a boy’s tooth out after his teacher said he was distracted by it. That person ended up pulling out the wrong tooth.

05/22/2012

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Harvard Researcher Offers Quick Autism Diagnosis

A local researcher may have found a way to unlock the mysteries of autism in just minutes.

05/06/2012

Senator Scott Brown. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/CBS via Getty Images)

Brown Agrees To Donate $1K To Autism Over PAC Ad

Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Elizabeth Warren has chosen a charity seeking treatments for autism to receive a donation from Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown under an agreement the two signed to discourage outside political ads.

03/09/2012

Andrew Brown warms up after falling through ice.

Principal Saves 10-Year-Old Student From Icy New Hampshire River

A 10-year-old autistic boy is safe thanks to his fast-acting principal who saved him from a river in Rochester.

01/26/2012

WBZ file

Boston Launches Effort Aimed At Finding Missing People With Special Needs

The city of Boston is launching a new program that will help track down lost children and adults with special needs.

07/29/2011

Autism

More Children Are Being Diagnosed With Autism And ADD

WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold shares recent findings that more children are being diagnosed with disabilities.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/27/2011

Autism

NightSide – Dan Rea Talks With Three Guests About Autism

April is Autism Awareness Month, and Dan Rea has three experts in studio.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/13/2011

Dancing With Max book cover

Women’s Watch: Single Mom Triumphs Raising Autistic Son

Writer and artist Emily Colson shares her story of personal struggle and joy raising her autistic son.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/17/2011

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