Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Walk

TMS Hosting Autism Awareness Walk

Jesse Clark with Autism Speaks talks about an event coming to the Texas Motor Speedway that’s designed to raise awareness about autism and connect parents with vital resources.

10/10/2013

A 4-year-old autistic boy undergoing intensive therapy. (credit: Getty Images/David Silverman/Newsmakers)

Autism Risks For Siblings Are Higher Than Thought

A new study suggests nearly one in five children with an autistic older sibling will develop the disorder too — a rate much higher than previously thought.

08/15/2011

A 4-year-old autistic boy undergoing intensive therapy. (credit: Getty Images/David Silverman/Newsmakers)

New Study Finds Higher Rate Of Autism In Children

A study in South Korea suggests about 1 in 38 children have traits of autism, higher than a previous U.S. estimate of 1 in 100.

05/09/2011