Special needs


Ten years after its approval, Illinois is finally testing newborns for a rare inherited disorder. more

Dec 20, 2017 9:13 AM Special Needs

The new movie sheds light on children with craniofacial deformities. more

Nov 15, 2017 12:24 PM Special Needs

We've rounded up a few places families with special needs can enjoy a visit with Santa. more

Nov 14, 2017 12:00 AM Special Needs

Five simple tips to try this Halloween to avoid a meltdown more

Oct 17, 2017 9:23 AM Special Needs

Shriners Hospital has created an app to help parents detect scoliosis concerns in their kids. more

Oct 13, 2017 10:39 AM Special Needs

Founders wanted to create a tracker and app that was good enough for their own families more

Oct 6, 2017 12:00 AM Stuff We Love

Save the date for these fun family outings! more

Sep 19, 2017 1:52 PM Special Needs

One in eight children have anxiety disorders in the U.S. more

Jul 20, 2017 1:43 PM Special Needs

Look no farther than your child's smile more

Jul 20, 2017 1:21 PM Special Needs

Beyond Barriers encourages kids to have fun while learning to dance. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM Special Needs

Ideas to let your child's imagination loose on days when outside fun is out of the question more

Jul 17, 2017 12:00 AM Special Needs

How one mom walked a tricky line out of love as ‘that’ parent more

Jul 17, 2017 12:00 AM Special Needs

Apps are creating ways for moms to expand their friend networks more

Jul 13, 2017 2:03 PM Special Needs

Chicagoland is filled with a growing number of things to do with kids with special needs more

Jul 13, 2017 12:36 PM Special Needs

Krabbe disease can potentially be stopped if caught through newborn screenings before the symptoms appear. more

Jul 13, 2017 12:16 PM Special Needs