Autism

    Sam gave thanks to his sibling for helping him over the years (Image:Ross Kyker / SWNS)A moving best man speech given by the brother-of-the-groom, who has autism, left his family in tears and roaring with laughter. Sam Waldron went viral after footag...
    Why Is This Important?Because both depression and autism are serious health challenges.Long Story ShortResearchers at the University of Montreal have made a stunning discovery: Taking certain kinds of antidepressants in the later stages of pregnancy...
    The prominent children's media franchise 'Thomas and Friends' recently introduced a new character to its lineup, a train called Theo, who has traits that resemble those on the autism spectrum. An autism expert weighs on what this new charac...
    Until We Have Answers – Glass meets Autistica’s Chief Executive, Jon Spiers, to find out how this organisation has become Europe’s leading charity for autism researchIF you walk into a room of 88 children, the chances are that least one of them is...
    “A LOT of things in the world don’t make sense right now, but when you’re autistic, the world has always seemed a bit, well, complicated.” So begins the new short film from autism research charity, Autistica, which ushers in World Autism Awarenes...
    What would it be like if every time that you encountered a stranger, experienced an abrupt change, or walked into a room filled with loud voices, you responded with “brain chaos,” “inner torments,” and “liquid panic?” This is how life feels to...