Articles tagged with: autism

11 May 2015

Tigard family kicked off flight after daughter with autism deemed 'disruptive'

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- (NBC News) An Oregon mom has filed a complaint against United Airlines after it removed her and family from a flight because it said her 15-year-old daughter, who has autism, had become "di ...

09 September 2014

Autism intervention

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  New research suggests it's possible to reverse the symptoms of the disorder if caught early.A small study led by Dr. Sally Rogers at the University of California Davis MIND Institute ta ...

19 May 2014

Caught on cam: Brutal abuse

Posted in U.S. & World News

Detroit, Mich. -- (WDIV)  A woman is facing abuse and assault charges for allegedly beating a disabled woman she was supposed to be caring for in a Detroit group home. Kadia Konate-Dennard, 49, was ...

27 March 2014

New report shows more cases of child autism

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional, Health

Medford, Ore. -- New numbers from the Center for Disease Control show an increase in autism spectrum disorder in children. According to the CDC one in 68 U.S. children has autism compared to one in ...

20 February 2014

Family of autistic teen found safe thanks community

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A 15 year-old teenager is home safe Thursday after being gone for ten hours. Now his dad and sister, Billy and Jocelyn Lindsay said they're all smiles. They said it was a terrifying ...

20 February 2014

15 year-old autistic boy missing has been found

Posted in Local

Update (9:43am): The Medford Police Department has confirmed that Nicholas Cain has been located safe and sound. Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department is asking for your help in finding ...