Autism Is Linked to This Physical Characteristic, Says New Study

A new study published in Autism Research found a link between boys with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the rapid skeletal growth since they’re born and until they reach the age of... Read more »

B.C. Health Official Warns Homeopathy for Autism Is ‘Certainly Not Based on Science’

Health officials have stated that homeopathic treatment has “huge potential harms.” Many registered B.C. naturopaths are the subjects of a complaint for the “complete elimination of autism spectrum expression” therapy (CEASE) offered... Read more »

Quebec Robot Nao Helps Students With Learning Difficulties

Meet the cutest teacher’s assistant, Nao the robot that even held his own news conference in Montreal on 3 May. He talked about his accomplishments in helping students with autism spectrum disorder... Read more »

Report Estimates 1 in 66 Canadian Children Has Autism Spectrum Disorder

A report released on Thursday by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) detailed that one in 66 Canadian children between 5 and 17 years old has autism spectrum disorder. This report... Read more »

Children With Autism Are Less Likely to Get Vaccinated

Although there is no scientific evidence that connects the vaccines infants and young kids receive in their early years with the risk of autism, there are still parents that still question this... Read more »