The parents of three autistic San Francisco Bay area kindergarten students allege a teacher slapped, pinched and verbally abused the kids.
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The mother of an autistic 6-year-old boy is looking for answers from her son’s Hayward school after he went missing and turned up at a Chuck E. Cheese restaurant more than a mile and a half away.
If you suspect your child might have autism, getting answers as fast as possible can be crucial. A researcher may have found a way to unlock the mysteries of the puzzling disorder in just minutes.
Obesity during pregnancy might increase chances for having a child with autism, according to new study out of University of California, Davis.
Hewlett Packard hosted a “hack-a-thon” in Silicon Valley Tuesday to create applications for families with Autistic children.
A new study suggests that nearly 20 percent of children who have an autistic older brother or sister will develop the disorder too. That’s a rate much higher than previously thought.
Parents of Bay Area autistic children are fighting with insurance companies over coverage of a commonly used behavioral therapy called Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and claim state regulators aren’t doing enough to force insurers to pay.
San Jose police are asking for the public’s help in finding a teen with autism who went missing from his home this morning.
What causes autism? Scientists still don’t have an answer, but a new study by UCSF’s Institute for Human Genetics and Stanford University suggest that conditions in a mom’s womb may trigger the developmental disorder.