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Adam Sandler did something awesome for this boy with autism

Santino Stagliano, (AKA the “Dragon Master”) just had one of the best weekends ever! Santino, who was diagnosed with autism at 5, always had a fascination with dragons and he started drawing them at a young age. With his family’s encouragement, Santino started creating t-shirts from his dragon drawings for …

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Boy with autism publishes book, “Darius Hates Vegetables”

  A 10-year-old boy with autism from Maryland has published a book, called “Darius Hates Vegetables.” “It’s really built his confidence so much,” his mother, Wendy, told WJLA. “We have sold 90 books so far. So, he is doing very, very well,” Wendy added. The fifth grader from Skyline Elementary …

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“Autism in Love” documentary premieres tonight on PBS

“Autism in Love” documentary premieres tonight on PBS Hillary Clinton announces new aut​ism plan Autism Speaks urges all the presidential candidates to come forward with a plan to address the needs of people living with autism. We have provided a blueprint that Autism Speaks believes is essential to good public policy. …

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World’s largest autism research program hits major milestone

European Medicines Agency provides guidance on selecting study participants and assessing effectiveness of new autism treatments Today, the researchers of EU-AIMS – the world’s largest multi-center study of potential autism medicines – announced they have forged an agreement with the European Medicines Agency on procedures for selecting study participants and …

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