ABC 7's Steve Rudin choked up as he gave a shout-out to a fan having a hard time with social distancing.
The boy's mom says her son, who has autism and an autoimmune disorder, was "disgusted" by his desk being placed in the bathroom.
The mother of 5 said she received a note in the mail telling her that unmaintained lawn was an “eyesore” and that she should “do better.”
Jessica Biel is not the only one to take a stand on vaccinations.
A mother says that her 15-year-old son with "severe" autism experienced a "meltdown," which allegedly resulted in airport staff calling police officers and denying him boarding.
"My husband was diagnosed with what used to be called Asperger's," Amy Schumer said. "He has autism spectrum disorder. He's on the spectrum. And there were some signs early on."
The school is raising funds for a going away party to mark its closure following the death of 13-year-old Max Benson, a student with severe autism who some allege was improperly restrained.
The 22-year-old was on a five-day cruise with the Wishes4Me organization, a special needs community where he lived.
The young man said going back to play on the team is "no good," and his mother expressed a similar sentiment after three white coaches allowed him to bring home a hat bearing a Confederate flag.
The entertainment venue, Main Event in Oklahoma City, made Brody feel like a superstar, despite the fact that his new classmates didn't show up to the party.
The company is apologizing after a young boy was left "stressed, anxious, and emotionally distressed," according to his sister.
Plus-size model Madeline Jones wondered how she could tell other women to "love yourself, love your body" when multiple sclerosis caused her body to attack itself.
Although the young man had medical clearance to fly and has made other flights without incident, Emirates staff in Dubai made him leave the plane.
"This happened as 4 male members of school staff restrained her. She looked like she'd been in a car crash not at school."
Emotional support animals can help people with PTSD, autism, and mental illness. But do some people take advantage of the privileges the designation brings?
An Ontario mother of three young boys with autism is appealing to the public to help find discontinued sippy cups for her eldest son.
Evan O’Dwyer, 16, who has severe autism, has gotten his hair cut by a barber named Donncha O’Connell at the Baldy Barber in Blackpool, Ireland, for 14 years.
A boy with autism who loves bacon got his favorite food at a family wedding. The matter is even more delicate for parents of children on the autism spectrum, as well as adults on the spectrum themselves. “Our wedding RSVP included: 1- beef entree, 2- chicken entrees, 1- bacon entree,” wrote Jo-Ann Turning on the Facebook page of her family’s blog, Bacon and Juiceboxes: Our Life With Autism.
Elmo and Big Bird are getting a new neighbor on Sesame Street: Julia, a muppet with autism. The character was introduced in 2015 in an online-only digital storybook, and she continues with the show’s social-impact program, Sesame Street and Autism. Now Julia will make her debut on the show — live and in the felt — beginning in April.
Max Bedard, an 8th grader who has autism, was turned away at a school dance. An autistic boy who was turned away from a school dance because of his “inappropriate” outfit inspired a social media movement called #MaxItMonday. Max Bedard is a 14-year-old autistic boy with a sensory processing disorder.