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A significant number of doctors purportedly accepting Medicaid are not offering treatment to the program's beneficiaries, a new investigation finds.
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For those with developmental issues but no firm diagnosis, mapping a child's complete genetic information can offer answers and potential treatments.
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Kids with disabilities have the right to an education complete with academics, therapies and other supports even if they're locked up, federal officials say.
After 40 years on Capitol Hill, a U.S. senator who shaped the Americans with Disabilities Act is leaving his post.
The U.S. Senate has voted overwhelmingly to send legislation to the president establishing a new way for people with disabilities to save money without risking their government benefits.
Exposure to high levels of air pollution during pregnancy -- particularly during later stages -- may double a woman's risk of having a child with autism, a new Harvard study suggests.
Stereotypes and academic hurdles haven't stopped one man with Down syndrome from receiving his bachelor's degree, graduating magna cum laude.