autism Archive

Man with autism spends 8 days in Calgary ER — mostly in isolation — but never admitted

Harold Lovell spent a week in an isolated room at a Calgary hospital emergency department waiting for

'Treatment' to remove metals from children with autism unproven and risky, but no clear regulations

Anne Borden King remembers the day a developmental pediatrician diagnosed her son Baxter with autism.  "It was

Adults with autism often misunderstood and lack support

A think-tank formed to understand the challenges faced by autistic seniors says there are few resources

1 in 66 Canadian children diagnosed with autism, report reveals

A new report says an estimated one in every 66 Canadian children and youth aged five

Mother tells Trudeau autism care is a 'human rights issue'

A Nova Scotia activist and mother of a nine-year-old boy with severe autism asked Prime Minister

How slaying dragons and rolling dice can help people with autism

Dungeons and Dragons has its own special kind of magic, but you can’t find it between

Disability in demand: People with autism offer employers a broader talent pool

He’s a former job pariah who’s suddenly a hot new hire, a university graduate with astonishing

'There was a screw-up': UBC researchers pull paper linking vaccine component to autism

Researchers from the University of British Columbia are retracting their scientific paper linking aluminum in vaccines to autism in

Music therapy may not lead to big benefits for kids with autism

Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) don’t benefit from the addition of music therapy on top of