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In the autism documentary 'Life, Animated,' a new kind of screen hero emerges

The morning after his movie screened at the LA Film Festival, Owen Suskind was pondering a question that might preoccupy any young man.<p>"This movie will help me find a new girlfriend?" Owen, 25, asked his older brother, Walter.<p>"Remember when we were talking about dating profiles?" Walter said. "This …

America’s Most Haunted Hospitals and Asylums

Your annual check up at the doctor's office doesn't usually include paranormal activity. But these haunted hospitals and asylums aren't your average …

Happy 69th Birthday to Susan Lucci!

Happy birthday to Susan Lucci! The actress is perhaps best known for her role portraying Erica Kane in <i>All My Children.</i> The show aired from 1970 to …

His father was an abuser. After Patrick Stewart found out PTSD was a factor, he made this appeal.

Sir Patrick Stewart's father, Alfred, was a World War II hero. He fought valiantly in the Battle of Dunkirk, a tactically important conflict. But …

Mental Health

Why Don’t Amish Children Get Autism?

10 Heart Disease Symptoms You Just Ignore

Heart disease is the number one killer in the world. A WHO report estimated that 17.3 million people died from cardiovascular diseases in 2008 alone, …

Health News | Latest Medical, Nutrition, Fitness News - ABC News - ABC News

What is Parkinson's disease?<p>American Society of Plastic Surgeons issues new warning over butt lift surgery<p>Health alert issued for salads containing …

Research

The Shocking Things Your Birthday Says About Your Health

Some months are dicier than others.<p>Most scientists say there's no merit to the whole horoscope thing, but new research suggests your birth month may …

Columbia University

The Effects Of Negative Emotions On Our Health

I'm in!<p>Humans experience an array of emotions each day, and every one of these emotions creates a different feeling within the body. After all, our …

4 Dangerous Medication Combinations Everyone Should Be Aware Of

Medication combinations are often overlooked, but they pose a great danger to your health if you combine certain drugs on a regular basis. Even …

Medicine

This Inspiring lawyer with autism will practice special education law

Erik Weber, an adult with autism, is making strides this week. After giving an oath of professional conduct before a panel of judges, he announced he …

You Don’t Need To Love Like You’ve Never Been Hurt

By Maya Kachroo-Levine,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1JHz7rU<p>You can’t treat every love like it’s your first. First loves are for learning. You …

42 Cute, Useful Items That Will Make Everyday Tasks A Lot More Fun

A bit of cute never hurt anybody, so make room for these oh-so-kitschy items in your life to make even the most routine tasks a lot more fun.<p>#1. …

22 Beatles Conspiracy Theories Crazier Than Yoko Ono

<i>Decades after they changed the pop culture landscape, The Beatles still inspire sound-alikes, adulation, and a whole barrel full of crazy bones</i> …

17 True Stories That Show Celebrities Can Be Surprisingly Awesome

Celebrity Gossip

10 Tales To Make You Feel Sorry For Hated Figures

In the Graham Greene novel <i>Heart of the Matter</i>, there’s a moment where the unlucky protagonist looks up at the night sky and wonders, “If one knew the …

List-Worthy

The Secret to Perfectly Grilled Fish: Mayonnaise

Grilled fish is a great meal any time, but it takes some effort to keep it from overcooking or sticking. A coating of a little mayonnaise on the fish …

10 Celebrities With Surprising Connections To Horrific Murders

These days, when a famous person is involved in a murder, it inevitably becomes front-page news, regardless of whether they’re a victim or …

Daughter of Mom with Autism Reminds Us That the Symptoms Don’t Disappear After Childhood

AUT_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_300x250<p>Wendy Hamilton was raised by a mother with autism. The thing is, her family didn’t know that “Moppy” was on the …

Autism

John Wayne Casserole

I think my food blog just had a heart attack. I haven’t posted here in four months. My craft blog and craft business keeps me so busy that I just …

Casseroles

This Lady Puts A Used Tea Bag On Her Wrist. It Seemed Weird, But The Reason? Brilliant

Tea is second only to water for ranking among the top consumed beverages in the world. According to teausa.com, it can be found in almost 80% of all …

Blended Kumihimo Necklace

1 / 2<p>1 / 2<p>What You Get<p>1 digital pattern (instant download)<br>• Free Pattern Updates<p>How it works<p>This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design …

Underwater Tattoos

Since much of tattoo tradition comes from their popularity among sailors it’s no surprise that there are a plethora of tattoos celebrating the sea. …

Inked

Women's "Militant" Boots by Funtasma (Camo)

Reasons Why You Should Never Go Back To Someone Who's Hurt You

There are certain people to whom you're attracted who are just plain toxic, regardless of whether you're dating or just hooking up.<p>There's an …

6 Things People With Autism Would Like You To Know

More than one percent of all children born in the United States today have autism. Some people, whom we shall politely refer to as "squealing …