The 20-year-old man spent 30 minutes stocking shelves with the autistic teen.
Although the young man had medical clearance to fly and has made other flights without incident, Emirates staff in Dubai made him leave the plane.
The father of a 10-year-old girl with autism spectrum disorder has been praised for his adorable reaction to her school report card, after she became upset by receiving all Ds.
“I’m hoping this supportive community can help create a simple routine for him to do, as he gets teased already so much at school," wrote the teen's sister.
Graduating high school senior Sef Scott, who has autism and a social communication disorder, isn't normally verbal.
Last week the teen's father found a letter on their apartment door at the Plaza, the condo complex in Bal Harbour, Fla., where they've lived for two years, and was shocked by its contents.
Fifteen-year-old Coby Bird is an actor with autism who has big dreams: landing the part of a non-autistic character.
Screenwriter Barry Morrow has affected nearly 1 million people with his globe-trotting Oscar in an attempt to raise autism awareness.
How one mom created a job for her autistic son, and many others, and built it into a multimillion-dollar business.
The boy's mother sent her son to school with a recording device in his backpack after he became aggressive at home and wet the bed.
"Autism is too prevalent. It's too large of a spectrum for us to have one or two characters," says Holly Robinson Peete.
"Autism Uncensored" is written by Whitney Ellenby. Her actions against her son stated in the book are being called abuse by people in the autism community, but her publisher backed her up.
The family of Blythe Logan, who has Down syndrome and autism, is suing the Boy Scouts for “outrageous and reckless conduct and disregard of the emotional well-being of Logan.”
After four years as a Boy Scout, a teen's dream of becoming an Eagle Scout has been dashed — and his parents are taking the matter to court.
Having to stand in line before getting the chance to go on a water slide can be difficult for kids, but patiently waiting your turn can be even harder if you have autism. Stephanie Skaggs understood what that struggle would be like for her 5-year-old daughter, Baylee, and actively worked with the child on practicing waiting her turn.
A Canada mother of three young boys with autism is appealing to the public to help find discontinued sippy cups for her oldest son.
Evan O’Dwyer, 16, who has severe autism, has gotten his hair cut by a barber named Donncha O’Connell at the Baldy Barber in Blackpool, Ireland, for 14 years.
A boy with autism who loves bacon got his favorite food at a family wedding. The matter is even more delicate for parents of children on the autism spectrum, as well as adults on the spectrum themselves. “Our wedding RSVP included: 1- beef entree, 2- chicken entrees, 1- bacon entree,” wrote Jo-Ann Turning on the Facebook page of her family’s blog, Bacon and Juiceboxes: Our Life With Autism.
Max Bedard, an 8th grader who has autism, was turned away at a school dance. An autistic boy who was turned away from a school dance because of his “inappropriate” outfit inspired a social media movement called #MaxItMonday. Max Bedard is a 14-year-old autistic boy with a sensory processing disorder.
Doctors have issued a warning over so-called “natural” supplements after a young autistic boy was left severely ill. The four-year-old ended up in hospital suffering adverse effects from a cocktail of nutritional supplements, physicians at Barts hospital said. The supplements included camel milk, zinc, vitamin D as well as calcium.