Archived | Autism Speaks: New Study Reveals Autism Prevalence in South Korea Estimated to be 2.6% or 1 in 38 Children | Circa May 9, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Research by U.S., Korean and Canadian Investigators Identifies Children Not Yet Diagnosed and Has Potential to Increase Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence Estimates Worldwide  New York, N.Y. (May 9, 2011) – In the first comprehensive study of autism prevalence using a total population sample, an international team of investigators from the U.S., South Korea, and Canada …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Wrights Visit Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory | Circa May 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Photo: Bob and Suzanne Wright with Dr. James Watson stand in front of a red backdrop with the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory logos printed on it. The photos is from the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Inauguration in 2006. Autism Speaks co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright visited the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York on …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Guiding Light brings Autism Awareness to Daytime Audience | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The CBS daytime drama "Guiding Light" is showing its support for autism awareness. Beginning this week, characters on the show are wearing the Autism Speaks blue puzzle piece pin. Each week, additional characters will wear the pin leading up to a storyline in June/July which will involve autism awareness and Autism Speaks. In addition, actress …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Nationwide Resource Database Launched | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Nationwide Resource Database Launched  Autism Speaks has released a highly anticipated online comprehensive nationwide resource database, providing individuals and families with local resources that service a variety of needs from early intervention through adult care. This inclusive database, overseen by the Family Services Committee, provides users with information such as health care facilities, educational services, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Supreme Court Rules No Lawyer Required in Education Case | Circa May 21, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Supreme Court Rules No Lawyer Required in Education Case The United States Supreme Court ruled on Monday that parents need not hire a lawyer to sue public school districts over their children's special education needs. The decision came in the case of an autistic boy from Ohio, whose parents argued they were effectively denied access …

Archived | Autism Speaks: IMFAR Highlights Research Advances | Circa May 3, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

IMFAR Highlights Research AdvancesResearchers Gather to Assess State of Autism Science By Francesca LymanAutism remains a medical challenge that continues to elude scientists and clinicians as they delve into the workings of the brain underlying the disorder, and try to explain the increasing number of diagnosed cases cropping up in the United States and around …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates | Circa May 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates On May 15, Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright presented the commencement address to 350 attendees at the Long Island University's Westchester Graduate Campus graduation ceremony. Suzanne Wright Addresses LIU Graduates The following is the commencement speech presented by Suzanne Wright, Co-founder of Autism Speaks, on May 15, 2007 at Long …