Cops Save Autistic Teen's Birthday When Only 3 People Show UpFirst responders in Arkansas made a different kind rescue recently as they saved an autistic teen's birthday party after his friends didn't show up.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
New CDC Numbers Snow Spike In Autism DiagnosesNationwide, 1 in 59 kids are on the autism spectrum. In Minnesota, that number is 1 in 42.
23rd Annual Minnesota Autism ConferenceApril is National Autism Awareness Month, and the Autism Society of Minnesota is gearing up for one of its biggest events of the year.
Kansas City Royals Become First Team To Sign A Player With AutismTarik El-Abour is not a Major League Baseball player yet, but his signing by the Kansas City Royals marks a historic first for the national pastime.
How Minnesotans Are Helping Children With AutismYou might have noticed people wearing blue Monday in recognition of World Autism Awareness Day. It's meant to promote greater understanding and acceptance of the developmental disorder.
How Do You Make An Attraction Autism-Friendly?Myrtle Beach , South Carolina, has a busy boardwalk and all kinds of attractions, from mini-golf courses and water parks to a zip line and a Ferris wheel.
GoFundMe Raises Money For Boy Charged With Orono School ThreatThe Orono community is coming together to support the family of a student who was charged after making a threat to his school.
Event Helps Hockey Fans With Autism Prepare For Wild GameWhen dealing with first-time situations, a practice run-through can make a difference for families of children with autism.
Klobuchar Bill Would Aid Caregivers When Vulnerable People Go MissingIt's estimated that half of children with autism will wander away at some point in their lives.
Autism, Sleep Apnea Added As Qualifying Conditions To Medical Pot ProgramHealth officials announced Thursday that autism and obstructive sleep apnea are now qualifying conditions for the state’s medical marijuana program.
Parents Push For Medical Marijuana Program To Include AutismMedical pot has been legal in Minnesota for more than two years, treating thousands of people and the panel in charge of overseeing the program will consider adding new conditions and diseases to the list.