Do autistic children need to wear shoes?
What if the kid doesn't want to wear them, what then?
Should we -- as the responsible adults -- strap them down and force their little autistic feet into a pair of brogans?
These are just some of the questions confronting the Ventura Unified School Dis ... More >>
Sorry Jenny McCarthy. First the split with Jim Carrey. Now this.
Turns out the whole basis for your vaccination-causes-autism side career is fraudulent (as many had suspected). It was all made up. Here in the celebrity-as-health-expert/conspiracy-theorist capital of the world, this has to be ... More >>
Jenny don't lose that number. It's 5150.More fodder for wacko autism conspiracy theorists (we're looking at you, Jenny McCarthy), or useful science?
Dunno. But the findings, unleashed by USC Thursday, will surely set off more debate about what causes the disorder. Researchers said they found ... More >>
UC DavisResearchers at UC Davis have been studying geographic patterns that correlate to autism perhaps in hopes of coming up with an environmental link. On that front, they came up blank. But the school's recent findings are interesting nonetheless: For the greater Los Angeles region, the ac ... More >>
Billy Cottrell in 2003The L.A. Times is reporting that the U.S. Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has issued an opinion, still unpublished, that may vacate the 2005 conviction of Billy Cottrell, the brilliant Caltech math instructor convicted of vandalism and arson charges in the 2003 attacks ... More >>