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The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a case brought by a woman who says her son's autism was caused by vaccines he received.
An alleged bullying incident at a middle school sent a 74-pound student to the hospital for five days and outraged lawmakers.
The inner workings of people with Down syndrome age much faster than typically-developing individuals, a new study suggests.
After a two-year legal battle that garnered Justice Department attention, a school district has been ordered to allow a boy with disabilities to bring his service dog to class.
A North Carolina woman who will take home $88 million after claiming her Powerball prize said she hopes the win will bring attention to cerebral palsy, a condition her son has.
The likelihood that a student with a disability will be suspended from school appears to vary greatly depending on where they live, a new analysis finds.
A new effort is in the works to help train doctors and other health care providers to better serve individuals on the spectrum.
To educate both legislators and the public, a photographer is documenting the everyday lives of adults with developmental disabilities to highlight the need for critical support services.