Research shows children with 16p11.2 deletion or duplication have a higher chance of having a psychiatric disorder.
"It's about dreams and following dreams and having no limits," young attorney Haley Moss said.
Iowa's Senate approved a bill that would allow vaccination exemptions for philosophical beliefs.
"Measles can result in death or severe disability, and the measles vaccine is very safe," an immunology specialist told Newsweek.
"She said that yes, she locked him out. That she felt she was in danger, so she wanted to make sure everyone was safe so she locked him out."
Over a third of Americans feel they know as much or more than scientists or medical doctors about the causes of autism.
Texas police say the woman pretended to be autistic to solicit a caregiver for her own sexual gratification.
Authorities were searching a retention pond in front of Xavion Young's apartment as the boy was known to feed a goose living there.
"... there is some concern that the rise in autism is the result of the preservatives that are in our vaccines."
The first weeks of a baby's life is the worst possible moment for parents to start discussions about childhood immunizations. Yet, this is exactly what happens in most settings.
"My worst feeling was they were sitting there watching him and probably snickering or laughing under their breath."
Rossio used the full racial slur in the tweet.
The percentage of American children under two years of age who have received no vaccinations has quadrupled since 2001.
Ali Elmezayan, 44, appeared in Los Angeles federal court on Tuesday and didn't offer a plea.
Anti-vaccine activities appear to be more of a western phenomenon, especially in the Pacific Northwest and American Southwest.
Our recent study showed autism-related behaviors can be reversed in mice.
The Halkuff family is reeling after being forced off an American Airlines Boeing 737 after their 5-year-old son, who has autism, experienced a fright and struggled to board. The mother told Newsweek she refuses to fly again.
The parents said the father offered to skip the trip and take their son, who has autism, home but the offer was rejected.
MDMA-assisted psychotherapy has previously shown promise in the treatment of a variety of conditions ranging from post-traumatic stress disorder to depression and alcohol addiction.
Robots can help alleviate autistic behaviors, many therapists say.
Foreign powers have "weaponized" the debate surrounding health care, according to experts.