Federal officials are taking steps to clarify new requirements surrounding Medicaid coverage of autism treatments.
A growing number of families are struggling to care for aging adults with Down syndrome who also have Alzheimer's disease and are losing hard-won skills.
Children with autism are far less physically active than their typically-developing peers, researchers say.
Doctors are getting a reminder that adolescents with developmental disabilities are interested in sex too and their need for guidance and contraception should not be overlooked.
Vermont closed its last sheltered workshop in 2002. Today, the employment rate of people with developmental disabilities in the New England state is twice the national average.
The EEOC is accusing Papa John's Pizza of discrimination after an employee with Down syndrome was fired, allegedly because he needed the assistance of a job coach.
A federal judge is ordering one state to offer services to some 1,800 former special education students who were forced out of public schools two years early.
The number of characters with disabilities appearing on broadcast television is on the rise, according to a new analysis.
For the first time, a White House event will bring together experts from across the country to address the unique health and fitness concerns of those with disabilities.
As the nation's jobless rate hit a milestone last month, work prospects for Americans with disabilities appeared to improve just slightly, the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday.