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Jul 20, 2017
Netflix's Atypical trailer is funny, sensitive and addresses autism with pinch of humourNetflix's upcoming comedy series named Atypical is a fresh and funny take on a teenage guy's predicament with adolescence and autism.
Jun 24, 2017
Researchers have developed a system to help interpret sarcasm for people with Autism and AspergerThere are a lot of systems designed to identify sarcasm for people with Autism, but this is the first that is able to interpret sarcasm in written text.
Jun 21, 2017
Acid attack survivors may get reservation in govt jobs, promotionsPeople with autism, mental illnesses and intellectual disability as well as victims of acid attacks may get quotas in jobs and promotions in the Central government.
May 26, 2017
Fidget Spinner mania: The new anti-fidget toy fad a stress buster or a distraction in classrooms?Just months after the fidget spinner first whirled its way into the hands of antsy youngsters, some schools have already banned it, prompting a debate about the difficulties that children experience concentrating
Apr 17, 2017
Sesame Street introduces new Muppet Julia: A shy red head who has autism, loves to drawSesame Street has introduced a character with autism to bring awareness through their popular show.
Aug 02, 2016
Michael Sandford's mother wants son who allegedly tried to kill Trump to be sent home to UKLynn Sandford, 42, is trying to raise the money to fund a legal battle so her son can serve any sentence in Britain.
Aug 01, 2016
Can you recite all Harry Potter books verbatim? Australia's Becky Sharrock canA 26-year-old Australian woman whose rare brain condition gives her elephantine memory can recite every single word in every chapter of J K Rowling's much-loved Harry Potter books.
Jul 02, 2016
Consuming paracetamol during pregnancy may increase ADHD, autism risk in kidsParacetamol, a common drug used extensively during pregnancy, maybe linked with autism spectrum as well as attention-related and hyperactivity symptoms in newborns, the first-of-its-kind study has found.
Jun 23, 2016
Google glass to help autistic children read facial expressions?Autism glass is an experimental device that runs on Google Glass and has a computerized headset with a front-facing camera and a tiny display.
Apr 27, 2016
Watch: This video of an autistic boy's reaction to a Coldplay concert will melt your heartThis video showing an autistic boy's reaction to a Coldplay concert is the perfect example of finding joy in a world of adversity.