Autism

Learn more about signs of autism in children and adults, types of autism, and advice from medical professionals.

8 Autism Symptoms Every Parent Should Know

More than 3 million people in America are affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD). While the symptoms of this group of complicated development disorders vary, these are signs that a person may be at risk.

18 Autism Myths Doctors Wish You’d Stop Believing

Autism is one of the most controversial and confusing disorders, so myths are rampant. These are the most common misconceptions


13 Things Experts Wish People Knew About Autism

Autism experts clear the air on what it really means to be on the spectrum


12 Things You Should Never, Ever Say to an Autism Parent

These comments may seem innocent enough, but they can strike a nerve with those who have children on the autism...


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What You Should Know About CBD and Autism

People are looking to CBD to manage autism symptoms, but does it work? Here's what experts say.

10 True Stories About Autistic Savants

A savant is someone who possesses extraordinary skills. For reasons not quite understood yet people with autism are more likely...


This Simple Eye Test Could Be the Key to Catching Autism Early—Here’s How

Our eye movements provide a peek into what's happening in our brains.

Researchers Think Baby Teeth Could Offer a Clue Into What Causes Autism

The findings offer some tantalizing clues about the possible causes of autism. Here's what you need to know.