Acton Teens Start Online Schooling For Children With AutismA group of Acton teenagers are conducting virtual classrooms for students with autism.
'Just Heartbreaking': Social Distancing Creates Challenge For Students With Special NeedsLearning is difficult right now for all students, but it’s especially hard for those with special needs who require hands-on education.
Study Shows 'Water Pill' May Help Reduce Some Autism Symptoms In Young KidsA drug used to treat heart failure for decades may improve behavioral symptoms in some young children with autism.
'Wings For Autism' Helps Children With Autism Practice Air Travel At Logan Airport
Legislation Would Help Provide Special Needs Training For Future Doctors And Nurses'Operation House Call' would provide more access and better care for people living with autism and other disabilities.
Local Study Aims To Identify Early Markers Of AutismA local researcher is screening babies soon after birth to see whether the very earliest intervention might help prevent autism in at-risk children.
Young Artist With Autism Speaks Through His PaintingsDominic Killiany speaks through his paintings. His pieces are full of vibrant colors and symmetry.
Community Races To Help Wilmington Teen Attend Dream PromKayla Blizzard is on the autism spectrum and goes to a school outside of Wilmington that doesn't host a prom. But thanks to her own determination, she's going to the Wilmington High School prom.
When To Screen For Autism? New Study Suggests As Young As 14 MonthsThis could lead to children with autism having the option to start therapies early
Patriots Safety Duron Harmon Visits School For Students With AutismPatriots safety Duron Harmon made a special visit to a school in Randolph Wednesday morning.
Centro: Autism Speaks and Ad Council Launch New Bilingual CampaignWBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks via satellite with Autism Speaks president & CEO Angela Geiger on the English version and to Autism Speaks spokesperson Lucia Murillo-Chacko on the Spanish version.
Raynham Business Honored For Commitment To Hiring People With DisabilitiesThis autism month, and a local company has a special commitment to hiring people with intellectual or physical disabilities, and it's working out well for both parties.
Study: MMR Vaccine Does Not Cause AutismA new large study should reassure parents there is no link between the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine, and autism.
Study: Taking Prenatal Vitamins Early In Pregnancy Associated With Lower Autism Risk
Children With Autism More Than Twice As Likely To Have Trouble SleepingAccording to a study in the journal Pediatrics, young children with autism have a harder time getting to sleep and staying asleep.