Iranian American Jewish Federation Saluted by ILAI Fund

'Technology has given us the ability to provide a way for these special children to express their feelings.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2018, 8:36 PM

Study: Cannabis oil 80% successful in helping autistic children

Israeli research shows CBD has 80% success rate in reducing problematic behavior among children with autism spectrum disorders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 6:30 PM

New 'smart toy' offers autistic children new ways to learn

Hi-tech digital companion robot allows parents to customize educational games for special needs children.Eliran Baruch, CES Las Vegas, 1/15/2018, 8:10 PM

Couple saves autistic child running barefoot on Ayalon Freeway

Police take 43 minutes to arrive after parents report him missing; police tells couple, 'This moment I received word of incident.'Mordechai Sones, 9/10/2017, 12:47 PM

Number of autistic patients triples in a single decade

In a single decade, the number of Israelis diagnosed with autism triples; 80% are male and under age 24.Yedidya Ben-Or, 4/2/2017, 9:38 AM

Appeal to place autistic children in rehabilitative centers

Parents of autistic children sue Welfare Ministry for not finding places for their toddlers in rehabilitative daycare centers.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/27/2017, 12:30 PM

New research shows medical clowns can help autistic kids

Groundbreaking research from Ziv Hospital shows medical clowns help autistic children learn to communicate better.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 8:57 AM

New study links prenatal vitamin D deficiency to autism

New research shows children born to women deficient in vitamin D more likely to show signs of autism by age six.Chana Roberts, 12/19/2016, 9:12 AM

What is the effect of cannabis on the autistic?

An Israeli doctor believes that cannabis can also be used to help those dealing with autism. ILTV reports.ILTV, 9/5/2016, 9:59 PM

Autistic teen celebrates Bar Mitzvah

Teen able to mark an Aliyah to the Torah via the Shahak LeBnei Mitzvah program in Modi'in.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2016, 11:34 AM

New IDF program for autistic-spectrum youths

'Watching the Horizon' expands to the Ordnance Corps. The youths will volunteer in optics and electronics.Gil Ronen, 4/4/2016, 1:16 AM

Foreign Min. displays art made by autistic adults

Foreign Ministry hosts 'Bridge to the World' exhibit, artwork made entirely by autistic adults.Talia Blatman, 1/19/2016, 8:45 PM

Bill: Subsidize services for Israelis with autism

MKs and parents urge the Knesset to put petty politics aside Wednesday, as bill cementing rights for the autistic is due for a vote.Tova Dvorin, 11/25/2015, 9:39 AM

Revolutionizing Autistc Education in Israel

Yael Lehman helps high functioning autistic children, as a teacher and as a mother.Judy Simon, 8/21/2015, 7:13 AM

Autism Spectrum Disorders Linked to Schizophrenia

A new study has found that Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are linked organically to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (manic depression).Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/24/2012, 2:32 PM

Israeli Technology: The Bio Hug Vest

Arutz Sheva meets the people behind the BioHug Vest, an Israeli technology meant to lower people's stress levels.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/6/2012, 11:21 AM

'Much Has Changed for the Autistic Community'

Arutz Sheva meets Dame Stephanie Shirley, the founding UK Ambassador for Philanthropy, at the 2012 International Autism Conference.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/6/2012, 8:21 AM

Parking Permits to Parents of Autistic Children

Minister of Transportation Yisrael Katz has ordered issuance of disability parking permits to parents of children diagnosed with autism.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 6/24/2012, 3:21 PM

Autism Experts to Gather in Jerusalem

Experts are planning to convene in Jerusalem from around the world in August to learn the latest about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 5/23/2012, 11:37 AM

Israelis Study Autism

Scientists at Israel's Weizmann Institute find a method that could lead to the development of tools for early diagnosis of Autism in childreElad Benari, 7/29/2011, 4:14 AM

Autism Conference Lifts Interest

International Autism conference in Jerusalem draws over 500 attendees.Ruth Amber Gristak and Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2010, 11:51 PM

Conspiracies & Pharmaceuticals

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