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New research claims use of  acetaminophen / paracetamol correlates with Autism and ADHD diagnosis rise
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New research claims use of acetaminophen / paracetamol correlates with Autism and ADHD diagnosis rise

Correlation with common over the counter acetaminophen and the rise of autism Revolutionary new research published in the Journal of Evolutionary Medicine claims to have found a correlation in the rise of Autism and ADHD and asthma diagnosis with use of  ac...
Minecraft Welcomes Autistic Players Through AutCraft
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Minecraft Welcomes Autistic Players Through AutCraft

Minecraft, the highly popular game that involves building virtual worlds  and is described as "a game about breaking and placing blocks". Often the comparison to "LEGO® but of course it is so much more.  There are even Mindcraft players who have become "celebr...
Can the drug Ecstasy be of assistance in autism therapy?
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Can the drug Ecstasy be of assistance in autism therapy?

Ana Kasparian, Ben Mankiewicz and Michael Shure from the The Young Turks discuss the potential use of Ecstasy in therapeutic uses with autism. Ana begins, "The California Review Panel has decided to allow scientist to do a study on MDMA and what it could po...
Tom Hanks – one of the genuine good guys, enjoys meeting an autistic fan
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Tom Hanks – one of the genuine good guys, enjoys meeting an autistic fan

Videos of Tom Hanks meeting Sarah Moretti, an autistic teen and super fan of Hanks, went viral over the Internet yesterday, Thursday, Oct. 24, after a link was posted on Reddit. Surprisingly, these videos were uploaded over six months ago in March, 2013. ...
Swedish footballer makes the difference for one 8 year old fan with Williams syndrome
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Swedish footballer makes the difference for one 8 year old fan with Williams syndrome

  What started out as a small "personal interest" story in a sports magazine suddenly became viral. Social networks across Sweden have been telling the story of Kim Källström and 8 year old Max who has Williams syndrome. Max and ten children with Will...