The word AUTISM spelled out over blank puzzle pieces.

Congress passes renewed Autism Act

Just in time for the August recess, the Senate unanimously passed the Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education and Support Act (Autism CARES), the nation’s primary legislation for autism research. President Obama signed the bill into law August 8. The bill…
Two children sit on beach with backs toward camera, girl with her arm around boy who wears a superhero cape

Documentary explores boy’s autism through his twin sister’s eyes

According to Avery Medvin, her twin brother Xander is going to be a superhero when he grows up because he is good at “helping people.” This is just one aspect of Xander explained in the documentary the twins’ mother, Jenn…