Will Autism Be Cured in Five Years?

Autism science is making great strides, but the search for a cure remains "a marathon, not a sprint." The challenge is not one disorder but many.

Is Autism a Male Disorder?

Four out of five autism sufferers are male. Is something in men’s genes—or brain structure—causing the gap?

How Can Autism Be Treated?

New drugs for ASD patients may be on the horizon, but "early, intense" behavioral treatment remains "the very best intervention for autism."

Do People With Autism Experience Emotions?

Autism sufferers unquestionably have feelings. It’s processing those feelings—and reading them in others—that they struggle with.