CDC: Autism May Be More Common Than Previously ThoughtAbout 1 in 59 children in the United States live with autism spectrum disorder, according to a report published today by the Centers for Disease Control.
Boy With Autism Builds World's Largest LEGO Titanic ReplicaThe world's largest LEGO replica of the doomed Titanic liner was built in 700 hours over 11 months -- by a 10-year-old boy from Reykjavik who is on the autism spectrum.
DISD's Plan To Combat 'Summer Slide' Adds Resources For Autistic StudentsEducators say it is critical that parents have a summer plan that doesn't include hours spent in front of the TV or on technology-- and that's especially true for those students still learning social skills.
Kansas City Royals Sign First Professional Ball Player With AutismTarik El-Abour is not an MLB player yet, but his signing by the Royals marks a historic first for the national pastime. El-Abour is believed to be the first pro baseball player on the autism spectrum.
FDA Didn't Issue New Statement On Vaccines And AutismVaccines do not cause autism and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration did not make any new statement this week about the long-debunked claim.
North Texas Law Enforcement Officers Learning To Understand AutismLaw enforcement officers from North Texas agencies attended a training course on Tuesday in Dallas. The motivation behind this course was to help the officers better understand autism.
Garland Officer Helps Make Autistic Teen's Dream Come TrueA Garland police officer is using his time off as an opportunity to give back this Christmas by granting a teenager his ultimate wish.
Dallas Police Need Help Finding Missing Man With AutismPolice in Dallas need help locating a missing man with autism. Roberto Hernandez was last seen at early Friday, walking in the 300 block of North Carroll Avenue.
Mansfield Police Find Teen With Autism Who Wandered OffThe Mansfield Police Department located a missing 16-year-old with autism.
Parents Recreate Closed Blockbuster Store For Autistic SonWhen an autistic Texas man's favorite video store closed, his parents surprised him by bringing part of it home.
Child With Autism Missing In Plano Found SafePlano Police said Jonathan Wright was found safe in Allen and is back with his family.
Study: Brain Scans Help Predict Autism In BabiesExperimental research may lead to a new method to diagnose infants with autism before symptoms show.