6 05, 2019

Toe Walking and ASD


Toe walking is quite common in young children, age 3 and younger; but toe walking, especially in children 5 years and older, is often associated with neurological

Toe Walking and ASD2019-06-04T09:01:46-05:00
3 05, 2019

Anesthesia & ASD


As an anesthetic provider, I consider it part of my mission to help educate my colleagues and to help them understand that our children are sick –

Anesthesia & ASD2019-06-03T09:59:55-05:00
10 04, 2019

Let’s recognize the heroes among us!


Last April, for autism awareness month, we encouraged individuals to share the heroes in their lives. The response was overwhelming! We received hundreds of photos from around

Let’s recognize the heroes among us!2019-05-28T04:57:49-05:00
6 04, 2019

Friends & Family: What to say


As a friend or a family member to a loved one who has recently received an autism diagnosis, it can be challenging to know the right way

Friends & Family: What to say2019-05-29T08:05:35-05:00
5 02, 2019

Blood Draw – What to Expect


Medical visits can be stressful for anyone and individuals with autism often face extra challenges during procedures, such as a blood draw, due to communication deficits

Blood Draw – What to Expect2019-05-29T08:08:14-05:00
27 04, 2018

Autism prevalence 1 in 59


1 in 59: Today's new numbers from the CDC underscore the need for autism research funding The Centers for Disease Control announced today that autism

Autism prevalence 1 in 592019-06-03T08:05:30-05:00