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.

The Black Balloon

A shy Queenslanderâs high-school growing pains are complicated by the presence of Charlie, his autistic elder brother, in this intelligently pitched Australian drama. Toni Collette is her usual spir ...

31st January 2009

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News Views

Back in June 2008 (Issue 102) we published an article in which Charles Pragnell complained about media silence on the dangers of the MMR jab. Now there are complaints that research which indicates tha ...

31st January 2009

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MP brings autism law nearer

First out of the private members' ballot, Cheryl Gillan MP, brought the first ever autism law a step closer today, announcing she will take forward the Autism Bill, with the backing of The National Au ...

21st January 2009

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