With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
A local psychiatrist is excited about a new small study that shows if infants are treated early enough, developmental problems can be reversed.
Says the wait caused intense anxiety for her autistic son.
Serious side effects from vaccines are rare and there’s no evidence they lead to autism, according to a new study.
The state insurance department says insurers paid for 3,070 people to receive autism services last year.
Dr. Robert Melillo is an internationally known lecturer, author, educator, researcher and clinician in the areas of neurology, rehabilitation, neuropsychology and neurobehavioral disorders in children. He’s also an expert in nutrition with more than 20 […]
Terry Smith has pleaded not guilty to one count of felony child endangerment. He is accused of keeping his autistic son in a urine soaked cage.
Researchers at Emory University, led by Dr. Warren Jones, studied eye movements in babies from birth to three years of age.
“It is really important, as parents, if you have fears for your kid’s safety, for those fears to be rational,” SLU Care pediatrician Dr. Ken Haller says.
The measure requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to seek grants and donations to be used for the scholarships.