The latest news on autism
Study finds no increase in gastrointestinal problems in kids with the disorder
U.S. News holds a roundtable discussion with pediatrician leaders spurred by our coverage of the issue.
Behavior problems, not additional caretaking, seem to cause the distress
Brain scan study sheds light on social development
The opinion of others is key to their self-image, study finds
In Edward Abrahams's view, medical treatment should be tailored to each patient's characteristics.
Possible causes of disorder should now include celiac disease, study suggests
Finding could help advance autism research in humans
Study shows they could solve problems faster than non-autistics on a different test
Abortion access in wake of doctor's murder, and online groups that help parents choose among treatments