Post Tagged with: “Autism”

The “A” word – have we really progressed since bedlam?

The “A” word – have we really progressed since bedlam?

  Embed from Getty Images By Charlotte Lascelles Autism – for some it’s an excuse by parents to pardon their children’s behaviour; for some it’s an excuse for bullying; and for others, it’s a reason to lock someone up. Yes, it may well be 2018 but there is still a stigma around autism. I’m autistic, I have a condition called […]

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New ‘treatment for autism’ gives fresh hope to parents

New ‘treatment for autism’ gives fresh hope to parents

By Charlie Wainwright FAMILIES OF autistic children have welcomed a new study by scientists published in The Lancet which claims to have found a ‘striking’ and ‘remarkable’ treatment for autism.

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“They erased my son from the planet” Keighley Father begs for justice after son’s death

“They erased my son from the planet” Keighley Father begs for justice after son’s death

  By Alex Rhodes A father has pleaded for anyone with information to contact West Yorkshire Police following a fresh appeal to find those responsible for killing his autistic son, in a house fire, in April, 2009. David Clough told BCB that the past five years have been ‘like hell’ for him knowing that his 12-year-old son was killed in […]

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