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.
Woburn Mother Worried After Finding Bag Of Marijuana In MailboxA Woburn mother opened her mailbox to find a bag of marijuana. Surveillance video captured the man who left it there.
Abington Family Thanks National Grid Crew For Making Son Honorary ForemanAn Abington family was touched by a special Christmas surprise this year.
Teens With Autism Educate Future Doctors At Boston UniversityA program aims to break down the barrier by teaching future doctors to get to know their special patients and find ways to reach and treat them.
Wings For Autism Event At Logan Airport Allows Families To Practice Travel RoutinesThe goal of the Wings for Autism event is to help ease the stress of flying.
Health Of Mom's Gut May Affect Child's Risk Of Autism, Study SuggestsThe health of a mother's gut may affect her child's risk of developing autism, according to a new study from the UVA School of Medicine.