autism

School installs sign to help boy with autism communicate on playground

The Rockwood School District in the St. Louis area installs a sign with pictures and words to help a boy with autism communicate with classmates on the playground.
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Porch Pirates Return Stolen Package Along With A Handwritten Apology

Porch Pirates hit a new low last week when two women stole a delivered pancake from the porch of the Vick family of Delaware. While stealing a delivered package is inexcusable, this package was very special. The Vicks have a 5-year old son named Timothy Vick Jr. He was diagnosed with autism when he...
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Women Working With Solvents At Higher Risk Of Having Children With Autism

Autism has surged over the last 20 years with now affects 1 in 68 children in the United States. In 2000, autism affected about one in every 150 US children. Four years later that number jumped to one in 59 kids. The biggest puzzle is that its causes are unknown and its risk factors many and...
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