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Paris Askate Skateboarding event invites Autistic children to try a new sport
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Paris Askate Skateboarding event invites Autistic children to try a new sport

We all know that sport and exercise is good for body, mind and soul, and having Autism or an ASD diagnosis should not stand in the way of a child, or adult having fun, branching out and doing something different. Last week we brought you the inspirational s...
National Autistic Society UK speak out about Susan Boyles Asperger’s diagnosis
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National Autistic Society UK speak out about Susan Boyles Asperger’s diagnosis

The National Autistic Society of Great Britain have responded to Susan Boyle (SuBo's) candid interview in the Observer about her Asperger's Syndrome diagnosis last year. In Britain it is thought that thousands of adults, especially female adults remain undi...
Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis
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Britain’s got talent superstar Susan Boyle on her own Aspergers diagnosis

Susan Boyle or SuBo as she is more affectionately known has spoken honestly about her own Asperger's diagnosis for the first time. The singing sensation who took the judges of Britain's got talents and stole the heart of a nation in 2009, was diagnosed with...

HPV campaigner Katie Couric compared to autism vaccine campaigner Jenny McCarthy by The Washington Times

A journalist for the Washington Times has blasted claims by celebrity Katie Couric that HPV or Human Pappilloma Virus vaccinations are causing more deaths than anticipated in the US by comparing her to vitriolic anti vaccine autism campaigner Jenny McCarthy....
Marissa Moss, of Creston Books talks about ‘How to Be Human, Diary of an Autistic Girl’ by Florida Frenz
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Marissa Moss, of Creston Books talks about ‘How to Be Human, Diary of an Autistic Girl’ by Florida Frenz

How to Be Human, Diary of an Autistic Girl. "A distinctive addition to the chorus of writers who are proving that "spectrum disorders" do not equal "silence." (Kirkus Reviews via Creston Books) Autism Daily Newscast continues to look at girls and ASD with...
Young autistic artists exhibit art work at ‘Art Works Now’
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Young autistic artists exhibit art work at ‘Art Works Now’

“What We See” exhibit at Art Works Now, Mount Rainier, Washington - Deion Hawkins, 19 has autism. He enrolled in art classes as part of the Accessible Arts program at Art Works Now in Mount Rainier. His art work is now part of the “What We See” exhibit, wh...
‘A Brilliant Young Mind’ adds up to winning combination
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‘A Brilliant Young Mind’ adds up to winning combination

LOS ANGELES — "A Brilliant Young Mind" is not the film you think it is. It's better. Autism Daily Newscast first wrote about the film last March when it was first released in the UK under the name  "x + y".  The film tells the story of 17-year-old Nathan El...

UK eleven year old Aspergers boy competes for Christmas number one

Buckinghamshire, UK - A schoolboy with Aspergers who's mother hadn't heard him sing until last year is vying for the UK chart's top spot with a song he composed himself. He sung for the first time at last year's school Christmas concert and blew his audienc...
Children with ASD and shopping for the holidays
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Children with ASD and shopping for the holidays

As the holiday season approaches and families begin searching for gifts for loved ones, many families with children with autism wonder what they should purchase for their special needs children. Caring family and friends may also ask what they can offer your ...