"Diagnosing Jefferson" makes a case that the third president and primary drafter of the Declaration of Independence was a high-functioning autistic, exhibiting the characteristics of Asperger's Syndrome. This is a review of the book from the standpoint of one who has Asperger's and ad...
April has been designated as Autism Awareness month. This is a huge step forward in the recognition of autism, and the effect it has on sufferers, and those around them. In the Middle East, there is a feeling of shame about this condition, and this needs to be addressed. Read on to fi...
The fact that that Kyle Coleman, 25, from Gwithian, Cornwall was found to have perfect pitch and an amazing singing voice caused a chain of events that will culminate in the release of an album.
Today 2nd April 2013 has been declared Autism awareness day, and the whole month of April has been set aside to highlight this very complex condition. Read on to find out more.
The White Silkie chicken is a very unusual chicken. Besides their beauty, friendliness, and their ability to adapt, they have amazing health benefits. Chinese have recognized this since before the 7th century!
Kindergarten is a scary step, but when your Autistic five year old decides they want to do all the things that the other children do, scary can take on a whole new meaning. The time it takes to get an Autistic child to cooperate to do what they have to do instead of what they want to ...
Some teens and children with autism go through a time of suicidal thoughts, urges, and sometimes actions.
This is just s short rhyme coined into a political speech during campaign of a prominent politician. I hope its good.
How a headline prompted a memory of particularly odd event in life
A diagnosis of Autism for your child means the rules change and nothing is black and white or crystal clear anymore. Each day is filled with tiny battles that can change the outcome of the war. Choosing battles carefully is vital to ending the day with your sanity in tact.
This page describes how a dairy free diet can help Autistic children
Describing the need for Autistic children to have a schedule and the best method of adhering to it.
Aternative treatment for Autism in children. Giving a brief description of what can be done to help ease the symptoms
Changes are a part of life but to a child with Autism they can devastating when there is no time to prepare for them. Sometimes it is best to keep your children from moving forward too fast.
I think we should all hug more, and maybe wars would stop. Well it's a nice thought to hang onto.
Genetics and environmental factors affect the chances of a child being born autistic. Scientists explain why.
Her name is Annie and she’s special. I got the chance to know her some years ago when I did volunteer teaching in a slum area in the city. She was eight years old then. She is diagnosed with Autism.
The numbers of children being diagnosed with autism are skyrocketing. But there is a growing number of parents of autistic children who are turning to Hippotherapy in place of standard therapies that have largely proven little to no success. And they are loving the results.
Special needs children, such as those with Autism, require extra precautions and safety measures to prevent injury and accidents.
A unique perspective from an insider on how to make your Memorial Day a pleasant memory, with the help of your child with autism.
Treatment for Autism...Normally the initial treatment described with regard to Autism is actually treatment.
Can Cure Autism...That is the concern that every parent or guardian of your Autistic little one will inquire sometime.
The first part of this is an introduction of sorts (and an acrostic). The second portion is an attempt at delving a little deeper into a very bright young mind that somehow has difficulty translating to the (probably lower) plane of existence that we mere mortals live on. 20 years ag...
This condition can halt a girl's intellectual development.
I have now been married for 10 years, and have 3 children, the youngest being severely mentally and physically impaired. Now I had to learn to cope with him.