Angelman Syndrome Is Kaylee’s World

Angelman Syndrome Is Kaylee’s World

Angelman Syndrome (AS) is the world Kaylee lives in. She is a 15-year-old fun loving girl from Texas who was diagnosed with this rare genetic disorder, shortly after her first birthday. Autism is very similar to AS. They have the same developmental and speech impairments. However, Autism is more common. AS is a complicated genetic disorder […]

Autism Impacts Lives in Varying Degrees

Autism Impacts Lives in Varying Degrees

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is used as a diagnostic term. People who fall into the spectrum do not all have the same type of the disorder. Each person is unique, and as a result, there are varying degrees in which autism impacts lives. One evaluation tool used is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). […]

Autism Researcher Jeff Bradstreet May Have Committed Suicide

Autism Researcher Jeff Bradstreet May Have Committed Suicide

Authorities confirmed Thursday, June 25, Jeff Bradstreet, may have committed suicide at the age of 61. Bradstreet was an autistic researcher known as a hero to many families. However, he was also criticized and questioned about his practices by conventional medical professionals. On June 19, a fisherman found a dead body in Rocky Broad River, […]

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