Special Needs Families Ask For Patience During The HolidaysA simple plea on behalf of those families who already have enough to deal with: try gifting them with some compassion, patience, and perhaps a sincere smile.
North Texas Teen With Autism An Overnight EntrepreneurA North Texas teenager with autism is now an overnight entrepreneur thanks to his creativity and the collective power of social media.
Can Google Glass Help Kids With Autism Read Faces?Like many autistic children, Julian Brown has trouble reading emotions in people's faces. But now ,the 10-year-old boy is getting help from facial recognition software that runs on Google Glass.
After Dismal Birthday Party, Family Asks Public To Cheer Autistic GirlHallee Sorenson sat despondently in a bowling alley, flanked by balloons and streamers, at her 18th birthday party after no one came. Her cousin wants to make things right for her this year.
Study Asks: Is Too Much Folic Acid A Cause Of Autism?A new study suggests it may be possible to get too much of a good thing — very high levels of folic acid in mothers' blood at the time of childbirth was linked to higher risk of autism years later.
Controversial Film Says A Particular Vaccine Is Linked To AutismThe film is now playing in Dallas despite it being snubbed at one of the most prestigious film festivals.
McKinney Moms Group Rallies To Help Mom In NeedOne member of the group happened to be a property manager at an apartment complex and offered to help waive application fees and part of a security deposit.
Deron Williams Shares Special Bond With Autistic SonDallas Maverick's point guard Deron Williams had just aggravated his sports hernia injury in the first quarter of game four against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Family Stranded In North Texas Over Service DogsStranded and stuck for nearly a week at DFW International Airport, family cannot seem to get back home to Germany after making several attempts this week.
Salon A Cut Above Celebrating "World Autism Awareness Day"One in 68 children will be diagnosed with autism. And in honor of the 8th annual World Autism Awareness Day, businesses all over North Texas are raising money and awareness.
Dallas Police Searching For Missing Autistic PersonPolice are asking for the public's help locating a 28-year-old man missing since Thursday.
No Change In Autism Rate Among U.S. KidsA government report released Thursday shows no change in how common autism is among U.S. children. About 1 in 68 kids have autism or related disorders. That's the same as it was when health officials checked two years ago.
Peers Show Appreciation For Autistic High School StudentStudents at Plano West Senior High School are out to make sure one of their favorite classmates knows how much they care for him.
Texas Mom Fights For Access To Medical Marijuana To Treat AutismA Texas mom is fighting to give parents of autistic children the right to utilize medical marijuana as a treatment for their kids.
Service Dogs Help Arlington Students With AutismA pair of service dogs at Dunn Elementary in Arlington ISD are helping two of their students cope with Autism.