The unemployment rate for Americans with disabilities is inching up, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
A new ranking crunches the numbers to assess the nation’s best and worst cities for those with disabilities.
Symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may mask signs of autism in young children, researchers say, often delaying diagnosis for years.
Many students receiving special education services are supported by one-to-ones, but new research suggests these assistants may not be pulling their weight.
The number of children receiving disability benefits from the federal government is on the rise and for good reason, a national panel of experts suggests.
Donald Trump used his platform at this week’s Republican presidential debate to double down on his controversial claims about autism.
Waiting too few years or too many between pregnancies can greatly affect a child’s risk for autism, new research suggests.
Over 1,000 people with developmental disabilities will be able to leave sheltered workshops for competitive employment under a proposed settlement in a first-of-its-kind class-action suit.
Repetitive behaviors have long been considered a hallmark of autism, but new research suggests that girls with the developmental disorder are less likely than boys to exhibit such symptoms.
As the nation’s unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in years, new data from the U.S. Department of Labor suggests that people with disabilities are struggling to keep up.
New research suggests that many drugs are vasty overprescribed to people with intellectual disabilities despite scant evidence that they provide any benefit.
Newly available genetic testing may offer answers for about 16 percent of children with autism, according to a new study that’s lending support for more widespread use of the analyses.
The Obama administration is warning state and local officials not to discriminate against people with disabilities who have children or would like to.
Many women struggle to deal with stress associated with having a child with autism, but new research suggests that fathers can play a big role in boosting moms’ mental health.
A new set of state-specific guides are on their way to help parents and caregivers tasked with managing money on behalf of those with disabilities.