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Twenty to 25 new spaces will be added in September to a program in Nova Scotia that helps prepare children with autism to start school.
Diabetes that develops early in pregnancy may increase women's chances of having a child with autism, according to a new study.
Kodette LaBarbera may be among the glamorous 'Hockey Wives' on the new reality TV drama, but she says she signed up for the show to raise autism awareness, not seek fame.
Results of the largest autism study to use whole genome sequencing suggest that no two autism cases are the same, even if they come from the same family.
The bond between 13-year-old Maya and her support dog, Pepe, has dramatically improved her life.
Researchers in California have discovered a link between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and preeclampsia.
High-performance library worker Jaden Lake demonstrates that people with autism can make a meaningful contribution to workplaces across Canada.
A new study suggests children showing early signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder could be treated at home by parents, if symptoms are diagnosed quickly enough.
Tyler Doi is no ordinary eight year-old. The Toronto boy has a remarkable passion for wind chimes. He also has autism. And now, he's helped inspire a chime to raise money for autism research.
Scientists at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children say they have unraveled the genetic code associated with autism, which will help detect the disorder at an earlier age.
Autistic adults are much more likely than others to suffer from depression, high blood pressure, obesity and additional health woes that may partly result from their social isolation, new research suggests.