Lawyer and ex-academician Adel Tamano wants families with special children to spur a change in society’s attitudes so that greater nurturing and protection are given these children, and weaken the stigma that comes with having them.
By Luis Carlo S. San Juan
As the lift doors open at the penthouse suite of one of Singapore’s posh high-rises, we are greeted by a living room filled with racks of designer clothes and shoes neatly lined on one side. An elegant woman is fixing the table, wearing a Missoni maxi dress, smiling warmly.
By Julliane Love de Jesus
Autism is a multi-systemic metabolic disorder that can be treated with natural diet, a medical expert said.
Pregnant women who were exposed to high levels of air pollution were twice as likely to have a child with autism as women who lived in low pollution areas, a US study said on Tuesday.
Having an older grandfather or being a mother who was abused in her youth are linked to higher odds of having a child with autism, according to two studies published Wednesday in a leading US psychiatry journal.