Bryan Cranston Advocated for Disabled Actors While Taking a Role from One
In 'The Upside,' his upcoming film with Kevin Hart, Cranston plays a man with quadriplegia, and the politics are complicated.
What One Man Learned When He Treated His Autism Symptoms With Shrooms
"That trip was like an '80s movie starring me. I saw what my life could be like, without computers and all that rubbish. It gave me the most hope I've ever known."
There’s a Movement to Legalize Weed Extracts for Kids With Autism
Parents are fighting for the right to use CBD oil for their children's symptoms.
This Week in Science
Tortoise DNA Might Hold the Answers to Living Longer
The scientists used the DNA of Lonesome George, the last known Pinta Island tortoise.
Everything You Need to Know Before Getting a Service Dog
Here's who qualifies for a service dog, how to apply for one, and what tasks they can be trained to do.
As an Autistic Woman, My Biggest Barrier to Care Is Sexism
This has led to diagnostic problems, mental health issues, and cultural stigma for many autistic women like me.
Pop Culture Taught Me How to Hide My Autism
Around my parents I was Angela from ‘My So-Called Life,’ with my friends I was Cher from ‘Clueless,’ and in front of boys I became Alice from ‘Closer.’
Almost Half of Adults With Autism Are Depressed
Symptoms of depression in adults with autism can be challenging to detect.
Chloe C. Hudson
People Who Think They’re Autism Experts Actually Know the Least About It
Do anti-vaxxers even understand what autism is?
This Is Why Some People Hate Being Tickled
What makes people more ticklish than others?
Reddit Gave a Teenager With Autism a Shockingly Helpful Sex Ed Lesson
"All I knew was porn, and that didn’t help."
This Is What It's Like to be Diagnosed With Autism as an Adult
People who come to an autism diagnosis later in life are likely to continue experiencing mental health issues.