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African-Americans With Autism Face Additional Challenges

Black people on the autism spectrum can have less access to help than others. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Jackie Pilgrim, who has an autistic son and was diagnosed with Asperger's herself.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Now we want to spend a few minutes talking about autism spectrum disorder. …

When Federal Privacy Laws Protect Hospitals Instead Of Patients

A Missouri mother recently posted this video on YouTube of what she claims to be an encounter with hospital security after taking a picture of her son during an audiology test.<p>In the name of patient privacy, a security guard at a hospital in Springfield, Mo., threatened a mother with jail for …

A Blind Paralympian Will Use Google Glass So Kids Can See His Point Of View

Classroom Champions, an organization founded by Olympic bobsled gold-medalist Steve Mesler and Leigh Mesler Parise, connects Olympic and Paralympic …

We need to talk about an injustice

In an engaging and personal talk -- with cameo appearances from his grandmother and Rosa Parks -- human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson shares some …

Human Rights

Royally good sports! Kate, William and Harry get the giggles as they fool around in headbands to support mental health campaigners running the marathon

The close bond between the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry is touchingly evident as the trio joke around in a new video, released to …

Mental Health

Syria's civil war has spawned a mental health catastrophe

More than 470,000 people have been killed in the conflict, 6.6 million were internally displaced and more than 4.8 million refugees have fled the country, according to various estimates.<p>With signs that a February truce negotiated by the U.S. and Russia is collapsing, there are certain to be more …

Mental Health

This Viral Makeup 'Tutorial' Tackles Depression In A Genius Way

Eye opening.<p>Depression is a difficult condition to comprehend, so YouTube artist Amy Geliebter decided to explain it in a way millions of people could understand: Through a makeup tutorial.<p>In a recent video, Geliebter instructs viewers how to create a dramatic look with makeup while peppering the …

How These Mormon Women Became Some of the Best Cybersecurity Hackers in the U.S.

Sarah Cunha and Laura Wilkinson, two seniors at Brigham Young University, didn’t make it to graduation this year.<p>Instead, the two women spent their …