A Rankin police officer who helped save a 3-year-old girl’s life after a crash is now trying to help raise money for her care.
With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
There’s a potential breakthrough regarding autism. Doctors might now be able to tell if a child has autism before they’re born.
Everyday, McGuire Memorial in New Brighton helps those in need. Their mission is to serve children and adults who have severe physical and intellectual disabilities, including those on the autism spectrum.
A new study suggests that children who have autism may have more synapses in their brain than other kids.
A missing teenager from Fayette County was found safely after he was reported missing Friday.
Volunteers and employees from Kohl’s washed cars in Seven Fields Saturday to raise money to fund a service dog for a local boy with severe disabilities.
For Matt and Cassie Snedecor, everyday life brings many challenges.
The Snedeor family is a unique one. Parents Cassie and Matt have an 8-year-old son Jack, who is severely autistic.
A local couple is looking for a way to pay for a service dog that could change their son’s life.
It’s not your typical summer camp.
A local summer camp is under investigation by state police after one of its counselors, who has a form of autism, told officials he was being harassed.
April is Autism Awareness Month. Officials say the disorder is now diagnosed in 1 in every 68 children making it the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
Michael Marino, son of star quarterback Dan Marino is on the autism spectrum. He joined KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about how autism doesn’t have to hold people back and what the Dan Marino Foundation does for those on the spectrum.
New research points to autism being set in motion even before birth.
Autism Speaks is asking everyone to Light It Up Blue to raise awareness for Autism.