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Marijuana and Autism: New research is unlocking cannabis' potential as an autism treatment

Parents of autistic children are fighting for facts about how marijuana might help.

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Anti-vaxxers "targeted" Minnesota's Somali community. Now they have a measles outbreak.

Minnesota's Hennepin County is in the midst of the state's largest measles outbreak since 2011.

'Sesame Street' finally introduces Julia, a muppet with autism

'?Sesame Street' has a new muppet on the block.

'Overwatch' fans explain why Symmetra's autism matters to them

The revelation is starting important conversations about autism all over the internet.
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After Alfred Olango, some say it’s time to bring mental health into the policing debate

"I would like for them to talk to me like a person and realize that my disability doesn't make me a threat."

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Why is Clinton the Only Presidential Candidate Who Isn't Pandering to Anti-Vaxxers?

Donald Trump, Jill Stein and Gary Johnson have all alluded to the fact that they think vaccines could be linked to autism.

'Pokémon Go' Completely Changed This Child With Autism's Life

"It's like an awakening in his socialization," his mom said.

Meet the Dad Who Started a Car Wash Business to Change His Son's Life

He said he wanted his son to have a job and "friends that are like him."

50 Cent Makes It Rain for 'Autism Speaks' After Making Fun of Teen With Disabilities

Autism Speaks shouldn't wait to cash that check, though.
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Here's Why We Absolutely Need to Stop Using the Term "On the Spectrum"

Delete this from your vocabulary.
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Autism Awareness Month 2016 : Facts About the Often-Stereotyped Neurological Disorder

Here are four facts about autism aimed at dispelling the stereotypes about the disorder.

This Café in Florida Is Dishing Out Opportunities for People With Autism

Wake up and smell the coffee — people with autism are capable.
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Meet Julia, Sesame Street's New Character With Autism

Every kid is amazing.

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Scientists Think MDMA Might Have a Surprising Effect on Autism

The club drug may be the future of drug-assisted psychotherapy in people with autism.
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A Young Designer Gave a Voice to His Brother With Autism — And Created Something Brilliant

Dustin's Words is much more than a speech tool.

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These 5 Stunning Images Could Change Everything for Autism

They look like beautiful photos. But for doctors, they're something incredible.
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The Relationship Lesson We Can All Learn from People Who Have Asperger's

What if the thing that "Aspies" supposedly do wrong in dating is actually worth copying?
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One Mom’s Major Victory in the Fight to Treat Low-Income Autistic Children

"I let my emotions for my son and for the thousands of other poor kids with autism drive what I was doing."
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One Alarming Chart Shows the Disturbing Impact of Anti-Vaccine Zealots

Smiles aren't the only contagious thing at Disneyland.
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This Boy's Heartbreaking Story Is Exactly Why We Need to End Bullying Right Now

No teenager should have to face what he went through.

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PETA Is Pushing a Startling Campaign Filled With Bad Science

The organization is using autistic people as unwilling pawns in its new ads.

One Chart Shows How Many Times Vaccines Have Ever Caused Autism

This research should finally settle the debate.

These Are The TV Characters Getting Asperger's Wrong, From Someone Who Has It

And the TV characters that are getting it right.
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