Autism

Autism

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Mom in Friendly's incident: 'I'm not ashamed of my son' and his autism

Restaurants

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Montgomery County mom calls Friendly's removal of autistic son 'dehumanizing'

Movies

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UPenn football star-turned-Hollywood director talks about the X’s and O’s of ‘The Accountant’

Crime

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Juvenile charged in severe burning of 10-year-old Texas boy

Autism

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For autism research, Drexel team says step aside, Tooth Fairy

CHOP

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Eagles Charitable Foundation donates $1 million to CHOP for autism research

Crime

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S.J. nurse accused of repeatedly stabbing autistic boy with hypodermic needle

Business

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Entrepreneurs bring unique 'Shark Tank' pitches to South Philly

Vaccines

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Vaccination film pulled from Tribeca Film Festival will debut in Philadelphia

Children's Health

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Seven-year-old Lansdale boy running triathlon with service dog

Autism

Drexel report: number of autistic people applying for job assistance doubled in five years

Research

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CHOP joining country's largest autism study

Autism

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For adults with autism, a struggle to find jobs

Autism

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What does autism awareness mean to autistic people?

CHOP

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CHOP, Eagles raise more than $40K for autism research

Autism

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The 'Dr. Ruth of the autism world' wants frank conversations around sex and autism

Autism

Researchers still don't know why N.J. has highest autism rate in country

Children

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Mayfair mom receives letter complaining about autistic son

Autism

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Camden County police learn the signs of autism

Autism

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Camden County police undergoing autism training

Culture

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Tribeca Film Festival drops anti-vaccination documentary amid backlash

Legislation

Medical Marijuana

Pennsylvania could be first state to list autism as qualifying condition for medical marijuana

Autism

Study: Autistic kids more likely to be gender non-conforming

Autism

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Slowing down the ER to improve care for patients with autism

Autism

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Drexel professor urges universal autism screening despite lack of national recommendation

Autism

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Drexel gets $3.5M anonymous donation to support autism research

Pregnancy

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Obesity and diabetes together 'substantially' raise autism risks

Research

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Autism risk linked to asthma drugs taken during pregnancy: Drexel study

Culture

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WATCH: New Jersey special needs group asks Bruno Mars to perform at prom

Missing Children

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Police searching for missing autistic boy in Allentown

Holidays

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WATCH: N.J. Santa shows 'true Christmas spirit' while meeting man with autism

Autism

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Autism may strain family life even before children are diagnosed

Pregnancy

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Antidepressants in pregnancy tied to autism

Christmas

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North Carolina child with autism befriends Caring Santa

Autism

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Gallery: Medical marijuana eases epilepsy for teen

Sesame Street

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Sesame Street debuts first character with autism in #SeeAmazing initiative

Search

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Missing teen with autism found safe by police

Education

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New school eases way for autistic students – and brightens a neighborhood

Crime and Courts

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New York socialite sentenced to 18 years in prison for killing autistic son

Airlines

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Family files complaint after 'disruptive' autistic child forced off flight

Health News

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Vaccines not connected to autism, study of 95,000 kids shows

Investigations

Courts

Charges recommended in death of 37-year-old autistic woman

Health News

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Drexel autism report focuses on transition into young adulthood

Transportation

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USciences students teach teens with intellectual disabilities to ride SEPTA

Health News

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Rowan, Rutgers study links BPA exposure to autism

Comedy

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Comedians come together to raise money for autism

Health News

Vaccines

1 in 5 millennials think vaccines cause autism: Survey