Researchers Reverse Autism In Mice With Specific Genetic DefectResearchers found that certain drugs designed to fight cancer were able to reverse the autism symptoms in the affected mice.
Story Land Holding 'Sensory Sensitive Weekend' For Autism CommunityNew Hampshire’s Story Land will host its first-ever “Sensory Sensitive Weekend” on Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24th.
Girl Writes Book For Her Little Brother With AutismA Braintree second grader is so devoted to her little brother she wrote him a book.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
New Drug Could Help Treat Core Symptoms Of AutismA new drug is designed to improve social interaction and communication in people with autism.
Expert From May Institute Discusses Autism Causes, TreatmentsDr. Lauren Solotar, a leading expert on autism, joined WBZ-TV to discuss the latest research into autism causes and promising treatments.
Blood, Urine Test Could Help Diagnose Autism Earlier In ChildrenScientists are getting closer to developing blood and urine tests for autism, which could lead to an earlier diagnosis for children.
HealthWatch: Ultrasounds Don't Cause Autism; Kids Benefit From Activity Before SchoolThere has been some concern that prenatal ultrasounds could increase the risk of autism in children but a new study suggests otherwise.
Framingham Target Offering Quiet Shopping Hours This WeekendOne Target store is offering a different experience to make people with sensitivities to noise and light more comfortable.
HealthWatch: New Hope For Autism; Too Much TV Could Lead To Blood ClotsA new study is offering some hope to parents of children with autism and watching to much TV could lead to blood clots.
Logan Airport Allows Autistic Kids, Families To 'Test Run' Travel RoutineWings For Autism attendees were able to go to the airport, check-in at a ticket counter, and go through the TSA security check to practice the travel routine.
Man Walks 100 Miles In Wind And Rain To Help Families With AutismWhen Rick Dauphinais heard about the financial struggles his friends were facing trying to provide the best care for their daughter, he offered to help. By walking. A lot.
Woburn Hockey Team Raises Autism Awareness In Support Of TeammateThe Woburn Tanners youth hockey team lit up the ice Wednesday night in their 5-0 win over Brookline. But it was the hues of blue on their black and orange uniforms and in the stands that made this victory one to remember.
Newest Sesame Street Character 'Julia' Has AutismFolks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted.
Teen With Autism 'Devastated' He Was Turned Away From Dance Due To Dress CodeA mother is asking for a public apology after her son was not allowed in a semi-formal dance.