Saturday, April 29, 2017

Despite Proposed FDA Ban, Shock Devices Remain

A year after the FDA proposed a ban on devices used to administer electric shocks to those with disabilities in an effort to modify their behavior, the rule has yet to be finalized. Read More >

Beauty Pageant Contestant With Down Syndrome Set To Make History

When Mikayla Holmgren competes in the Miss Minnesota USA pageant, it's believed that she will be the first in the country to head down the road that crowns Miss USA and Miss Universe. Read More >

Autism Research Funding Declines Spending on autism research is down, according to a new federal report, after the nation's largest source of such funds chopped its contribution. Read More >

Spending on autism research is down, according to a new federal report, after the nation's largest source of such funds chopped its contribution. Read More >