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Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children
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Autism diagnostic guideline tightening may ‘miss’ some autistic children

Recent changes to the American Psychatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) have tightened the criteria for the diagnosis of autism. The new revision, DSM V will include Asperser's Syndrome in it's criteria, and any who were diagnose...
Why has it taken so long for Autism Speaks to announce vaccines do not cause autism?
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Why has it taken so long for Autism Speaks to announce vaccines do not cause autism?

The big news last Thursday was the statement release in response to the measles outbreak in the US by Rob Ring, chief science officer of Autism Speaks, which finally stated that vaccines do not cause autism, and parents should vaccinate. "Over the last two de...
Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event
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Roses for Autism Provides Centerpieces for Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism Event

Autism Daily Newscast recently ran a story on Roses for Autism, a vocational program in Guilford, Connecticut, that trains and employs people with autism. The organization was honored to provide floral centerpieces for the "Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism" ...