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Young man saves brother with autism from house fire

Top Stories<p>Young man saves brother with autism from house fire<p>Posted: 05/29/2017 4:56 AM<p>HAYWARD, CA (KRON/CNN) – An 18-year-old in California jumped …

Autism

21 Historical Figures You May Not Have Known Had Serious Mental Disorders

1 of 22<p>Abraham Lincoln<p>Contemporaries described Abraham Lincoln's periods of profound sadness and even suicidal thoughts as "melancholy." Today, we …

Ludwig van Beethoven

Autism didn't stop Liam Reynolds from become an Eagle Scout

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The best part of Boy Scouts, Liam Reynolds says, is archery.When the 21-year-old earned his merit badge, he shot a bullseye, …

Autism

School for autistic adults makes splash in Hollywood shows

Alex Knight is part of a small movement in Hollywood, where studios have been hiring autistic adults to work in animation, visual effects and video …

Autism

Classmates Overlook Nonverbal Girl With Autism, Then Mom Films How Friend Talks To Her

Having a child with a disability is undeniably difficult for parents who have to watch their son or daughter suffer for much of their lives.<p>While …

Autism

'Minecraft' players on the autism spectrum find a safe space on the Autcraft server

One dad wanted to give people on the autism spectrum a safe space to play <i>Minecraft</i>, so he made a troll-free server called Autcraft that has ballooned in popularity.<p>Stuart Duncan, also known as AutismFather, created Autcraft in 2013. Today it has more than 8,200 members, <i>The Mighty</i> reported, and …

Autism

Why Your Next Favorite Fictional Protagonist Might Be on the Autism Spectrum

Is autism cool?<p>It is in literature, as novels featuring characters on the autism spectrum become so frequent that they’ve spawned a new genre: …

Autism

Autistic Wedding Guest Was Served Bacon, and It Meant So Much to His Mom

More<p>For parents, bringing a child to a wedding is a mixed blessing: There are so many opportunities for cuteness, and just as many for misbehavior …

Weddings

Autistic boy speaks for the first time in eight years after playing Minecraft game on computer

A father managed to break his autistic son's silence after eight years using computer game Minecraft.<p>Best-selling author Keith Stuart, 45, has shared …

Autism

Sleep problems focus of new study on Kiwi kids with autism

New research will look at developing effective treatments for sleep problems that affect the growing number of New Zealand children and young people …

Fargo Marathon: Blind Moorhead 11-year-old with autism completes...

That's exactly what he did.<p>"It was really exciting," Owen's mom, Stacey, said. "We just love to see Owen happy, so to see him so excited and people …

Bullying: The forgotten lesson in '13 Reasons Why'

During the final episode of Season One of the fictional and controversial Netflix series, "13 Reasons Why," the main character, high school junior Hannah Baker, requests a meeting with school counselor, Mr. Porter. She tells him she's "lost," and "doesn't care about anything" anymore, and that she …

Parenting

Does Autism Affect Females Differently Than Males? (Quora)

<i>Why are autistic females rare?</i> <i>originally appeared on</i> <i>Quora</i><i>, the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

9 Indoor Activities That Will Keep Kids Occupied for Hours

Yarn laser mazeGrab an old ball of yarn and some tape and head to your hallway. Create a <i>Mission Impossible</i> style maze and encourage your child to …

Yarn

Tippy Creek Winery Supports Lakes Area Autism Network

Pictured, from left, are Lori Richcreek, Bethann Ousley, Maria Demopoulos, Daniel Richcreek and Vonnie Netzley.KOSCIUSKO — Lakes Area Autism Network …

Wineries

Mom on an Awesomism Mission [Print Replica] Kindle Edition

New from<p>Used from<p>Kindle, May 16, 2017<p>—<p>—<p>Kindle <br>$0.00 <i>kindle unlimited logo</i> This title and over 1 million more available with Kindle Unlimited $6.99 to …

A boy with autism and his father bond over golf

From 2010 to 2014, Golf Digest published a monthly column called Golf Saved My Life.<p>These first-person accounts from regular readers shined a light on the surprising and inspiring ways golf can transform people’s lives. In a few extraordinary cases, playing golf literally saved a person's life. But …

Golf

Why a Kid’s First Lie is a Huge Achievement

Parents should celebrate not only their children’s first word, but also their children’s first lie. “It’s a real hallmark of some pretty awesome …

Parenting

How One Kind Woman Surprised A Mom During Her Son With Autism's Meltdown

“It was beautiful to witness."<p>When Shekira Farrell’s son with autism became restless while visiting a beauty supply store with her, the mom expected an employee to stare or possibly be rude. What happened instead surprised her.<p>Farrell took her son, 6-year-old Jaiden Farrell-Harris, to a beauty …

Autism

Meet the dad who quit his job to run a Minecraft server for autistic kids

The rules of Autcraft are simple. No bullying, no griefing, no stealing. There's a survival arena and a hide-and-seek minigame module, all under the …

Parenting

'It's Exhausting': The Hidden Struggle of Working Women with Autism | Broadly

Rachael Lucas's "long history of walking out of very good jobs" began in her 20s after she quit her postgraduate degree at the University of Ulster. Working in different fields as a horse trainer, a childcare specialist, teacher trainer, and an advertising salesperson respectively, she would …

Autism

Mom on an Awesomism Mission Paperback – May 12, 2017

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Local singer celebrates with TV star at Autism’s got Talent 2017

<b>On Saturday evening (6th May), founder of the UK Charity AnnaKennedyonline, declared celebrity Kacey Ainsworth as it’s new Autism Ambassador.</b><p>The …

Autism

Chicago's 'Aladdin' Boots Boy With Autism For Being "Disruptive to Cast"