Latest News on Autism from Around the World

This section contains news items about autism taken from a wide range of sources.

Please note that we cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy or otherwise of individual news stories.

The fact that we have listed a news item here does not imply that we endorse the information in that story. In some cases, we will hold entirely the opposite view to that expressed within the story.

Please note: we will not be updating this section after February 2018 but you will still be able to find news stories on the Network Autism website.


here is a pressing and compelling need for a national database of blue badge holders. This appeared to be the consensus among delegates at a seminar on blue badge abuse hosted by the British Parking A ...

30th November 2006

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Young minds in hi-tech turmoil

Could computers be changing children's brains? Baroness Susan Greenfield and other experts certainly think so. And now a parliamentary inquiry has been set up to look at the scientific evidence. Hilar ...

30th November 2006

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Ins and outs

Liz Railton has been appointed programme director of Together for Children, the voluntary sector/private sector partnership contracted by the Department for Education and Skills to deliver 2,500 child ...

29th November 2006

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27th November 2006

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