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Popcorn for the People to open on South Street in March, employing staff with autism

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Rob McElhenney reveals his bidding war rival for the Princess Diana Eagles jacket was wife Kaitlin Olson

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Confidence in vaccines falls as beliefs in health misinformation rise, Penn survey finds

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Mental Health

New TikTok feature aims to give users credible information on mental health


SOS: Early Intervention in ABA Therapy Starting at Age Two

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Popcorn stand at Lincoln Financial Field to be staffed by people with autism

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Children's Health

Girls with autism often have subtle symptoms, making it easy to overlook

Girls with autism

Mental Health

Genetics may help explain risk for a rare eating disorder, researchers say

Genetic risk with avoidant restrictive food intake disorder

Women's Health

Expectant mothers with autism face extra challenges, studies show

Expectant mothers with autism


Service and therapy dogs can be helpful companions; here's how to know which is right for you

Service dogs

Children's Health

Sensory-friendly nights at Adventure Aquarium aim to benefit children with autism, other sensitivities

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Children's Health

Playing the drums may be an untapped autism intervention, research suggests

Drumming as autism intervention

Children's Health

Epidurals are not linked to autism in children, new data shows

Epidural and autism link

Adult Health

People with autism can read most facial expressions, but not anger

Autism emotion recognition


Knoebels Amusement Resort earns Certified Autism Center designation

Knoebels Autism 2021


Autism Spectrum Disorder: Understanding the signs and symptoms

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Women's Health

Flu shots given to pregnant women do not increase risk of autism, study finds

Health News

Penn study suggests new therapeutic approach for autism spectrum disorders

Sensory neurons and autism

Children's Health

Autism risk increases when an aunt or uncle has the disorder, study finds

Autism family connection

Children's Health

Six Flags Great Adventure to be designated autism-friendly park

Six Flags Autism Friendly

Children's Health

American Academy of Pediatrics warns against elimination diets as treatment for autism

AAP Autism Guidelines


Does taking acetaminophen while pregnant increase chances of a child having ADHD and autism?

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Health News

CHOP study finds nonverbal autistic kids slower to process sounds

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia autism study

Health News

Wharton professor leads autism study challenging 'extreme male brain' theory

Autism EMB theory


5 tips for parents to build communication skills with children with autism spectrum disorder

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Eagles open autism-friendly sensory room at Lincoln Financial Field

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'Junk' DNA can cause autism, groundbreaking study finds


Men's Health

Men have a ticking biological clock, too

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Children's Health

Autism can be reliably detected months earlier than current screening guidelines

Autism Spectrum Disorder Screening Study

Children's Health

A drug for autism? Potential treatment for Pitt-Hopkins syndrome offers clues

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Alternative Medicine

Amid shifting attitudes on medical marijuana, baby boomers are big buyers

Carroll - Seniors using Medical Marijuana

Children's Health

Autism rate climbs 43 percent in New Jersey, Rutgers study finds

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Children's Health

Amazon avoids the 'misinformation pipeline' by removing books touting autism cures



St. Joseph's launches 'autism break room' in basketball arena

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Health News

Temple professor urges more employers to hire people with autism



Ellen Degeneres, Jon Dorenbos surprise Eagles Autism Challenge ambassador with donation on 'Ellen'

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Indictment: Family members allegedly forced autistic woman to eat mom's cremains out of cereal bowl


Health News

Expectant mothers may lower autism risk through diet alterations, study finds



Philly behavioral health worker pleads guilty in $211,000 Medicaid fraud

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Children's Health

Seizures in children could trigger brain networks linked to autism

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Sesame Place becomes first theme park with autism center designation

Sesame Place


New blood and urine tests can detect autism in children


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