| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:55 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who take the epilepsy drug valproate during pregnancy are three times more likely to have a child with an autism spectrum disorder, suggests new research based on close to 700,000 babies born in Denmark.
| Mar 29, 2013
| 9:06 AM
WASHINGTON -- The gunman in the Newtown massacre fired 154 bullets from his Bushmaster military-style rifle in less than five minutes, killing 20 first-graders and six adults. He brought with him 10 large-capacity magazines, each holding up to 30 rounds,...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:03 PM
Joseph Sheppard has an IQ above 130. Ask him about his life or worldview and he'll start drawing connections to cosmology and quantum mechanics. He'll toss around names of great intellectuals -- Nietzsche, Spinoza -- as if they're as culturally relevant...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:07 AM
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| Oct 7, 2012
| 9:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Almost half of children with autism in a new study had run away at least once - and many of them were missing long enough to cause concern.
Researchers found that kids most often wandered off from their home, school or a...
| May 15, 2012
| 11:21 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Young adults with autism are less likely to go to college or hold down a job than their peers with other types of disabilities, a new U.S. study finds.
Researchers found that more than one-third of young adults with an...
| May 26, 2012
| 7:05 PM
In the shadow of the 30,000-acre Walt Disney World Resort, the Hampton family lives in a 300-square-foot motel room packed with possessions left over from a better life.
It has been home for nine months now.
On a rainy weekday afternoon, father...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:35 AM
The husband of a Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier has been charged with killing his stepbrother in Wisconsin and burying his body.
Police arrested Jeffrey Vogelsberg, 28, at JBLM's main gate Monday, the Tacoma News-Tribune said.
At a news conference...
| Sep 13, 2012
With five children, including a son with autism, finding a family outing everyone will enjoy can be a challenge for Vivian Gibbas and her family.
But the Aurora mom says she has found bouncing on wall-to-wall trampolines at facilities like Sky High...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Q: My husband and I are trying to figure out how to spice up our sex life. I have had an open mind about my sex life in the past, and he has been sheltered and not been exposed to new things.
We have swinger friends, and I suggested seeing what that...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 3:24 PM
15-year-old Dakota Ryman was killed Monday just moments after getting off his school bus.
His step-father, John Taylor, says he looked outside his home in the 900 block of Pine Road and noticed there was an accident. He says he assumed his kids were...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 8:21 AM
EL MONTE (KTLA) - A missing 16-year-old El Monte boy with Asperger's Syndrome has been found.
El Monte police say David Morrow turned up at his father's house around 11 p.m. Friday.
The teen went missing about 8 p.m. Thursday from his mother's home in...