The latest news on autism
Researchers question the 'worrisome' trend
Experts say that, for now, parents should work with their child's doctors
From the push for health reform to the battle against pandemic swine flu, 2009 was a busy year.
Furor over cancer screening changes and lifting of embryonic stem cell ban also grabbed headlines
Parents seek more research on causes and effective treatments.
Atyical response to self-relevant thoughts may help explain interpersonal problems
Latest CDC estimates reflect growing prevalence of developmental disorder
How exercise may fight diseases of aging; getting early intervention therapy for an autistic child
Children as young as 18 months benefit from behavioral therapy, and parents can provide it themselves.