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‘So rudderless’: A couple’s quest for autism treatment for their son hits repeated obstacles

‘So rudderless’: A couple’s quest for autism treatment for their son hits repeated obstacles

Children with autism may not always process body movements effectively, study finds

Children with autism may not always process body movements effectively, study finds

Duke researchers identify role for key gene in developmental disability syndrome

Duke researchers identify role for key gene in developmental disability syndrome

Children without diapers do not get quality sleep, study says

Children without diapers do not get quality sleep, study says

Researchers create a comprehensive atlas of cerebrovascular cell types

Researchers create a comprehensive atlas of cerebrovascular cell types

This doctor thought she could navigate US health care. Then her autistic son needed help.

This doctor thought she could navigate US health care. Then her autistic son needed help.

A catch-22 trips up some in legal guardianship who try to regain independence

A catch-22 trips up some in legal guardianship who try to regain independence

Low wages and pandemic gut staffing support for those with disabilities

Low wages and pandemic gut staffing support for those with disabilities

FDA authorizes marketing of a device to help diagnose autism spectrum disorder

FDA authorizes marketing of a device to help diagnose autism spectrum disorder

Over one-quarter of families with autistic adults who use Developmental Disability services face complications

Over one-quarter of families with autistic adults who use Developmental Disability services face complications

Can a gaze measurement app help spot potential signs of autism in toddlers?

Can a gaze measurement app help spot potential signs of autism in toddlers?

Study reveals COVID-19 outcomes for Californians with intellectual and development disabilities

Study reveals COVID-19 outcomes for Californians with intellectual and development disabilities

Repetitive behaviors and gastrointestinal problems may be connected in children with autism

Repetitive behaviors and gastrointestinal problems may be connected in children with autism

Study: People with IDD living in residential group homes more likely to die from COVID-19

Study: People with IDD living in residential group homes more likely to die from COVID-19

Study reports COVID-19 case-fatality trends among people with IDD

Study reports COVID-19 case-fatality trends among people with IDD

Tips to keep children safer from household cleaning products

Tips to keep children safer from household cleaning products

Laundry packet exposures increase in older children and adults, despite safety standards

Laundry packet exposures increase in older children and adults, despite safety standards

Experimental drug can positively modify key characteristic behavior in FXS patients

Experimental drug can positively modify key characteristic behavior in FXS patients

Study: Children with autism are more likely to be overweight, obese

Study: Children with autism are more likely to be overweight, obese

Chronic perinatal hypoxia linked to locomotor miscoordination, long-term cerebellar learning deficits

Chronic perinatal hypoxia linked to locomotor miscoordination, long-term cerebellar learning deficits