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Robert De Niro Suggests His Son’s Autism Is Linked To Vaccines

During a Wednesday appearance on Today, Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro commented on the controversy surrounding the film, Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Conspiracy. The Godfather star, 72, suggested he believes that vaccines are connected to his 18-year-old son Elliot‘s autism.

Toni Braxton Believed God Gave Her Son Autism Because Of Her Past Abortion

Our spinoff, HerScoop, is taking a look at Toni Braxton‘s new memoir, Unbreak My Heart. In the new tell-all, the Grammy Award-winning singer, 46, talks about battling Lupus, bankruptcy and thoughts of suicide. She also opens up about her abortion regret and son Diezel’s … »» Read the article

Kristin Cavallari: “I’ve Read Too Many Books About Autism”

Expectant mama Kristin Cavallari shared some stylist shots via Instagram. “About to open Nasdaq!! #OOTD @balmainparis jacket and Mason leather pants,” she captioned the above photo. In a series of pics, the reality star, 27, showcased her fabulous maternity style. View … »» Read the article

Jacqueline Laurita on Fertility, Autism & Beauty

The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Jacqueline Laurita wears many hats. In addition to being outspoken about her fertility issues, the reality star is also an advocate for autism, and is now sharing her 20 years of cosmetologist experience on … »» Read the article

Holly Robinson Peete Blogs About Son With Autism

Fundraising and awareness-raising events are being held across the globe today (April 2), to mark the sixth annual World Autism Awareness Day. Celebrity mom Holly Robinson Peete is joining in on the efforts. The actress shares a thoughtful blog on Huffington Post about … »» Read the article

Kelly Preston: Jett Had Autism

Kelly Preston opens up about the health conditions that led to her 16-year-old son’s death on the November 21 episode of The Doctors. Kelly and John Travolta‘s son Jett died in 2009 after suffering a seizure and hitting his head in … »» Read the article

The Guncles & Simone Support Autism Awareness

Bill Horn and Scout Masterson (a.k.a. The Guncles) were all smiles with their adorable 2-year-old daughter Simone at the 3rd Annual My Brother Charlie Family Fun Festival. The event, benefitting Holly Robinson Peete’s HollyRod Foundation, was held in Culver City, Calif. on Sunday … »» Read the article

Toni Braxton & Diezel: Smiling Together On Autism Awareness Day

Un-break My Heart singer Toni Braxton and her 9-year old son, Diezel, were photographed leaving The Wendy Williams Show on Monday (April 2) in New York City. Diezel – who is diagnosed with autism – enjoyed watching his mom’s interview … »» Read the article

Kate Winslet Raises Awareness For Autism

Titanic star Kate Winslet graces the March 2012 cover of Ladies’ Home Journal and opens up about motherhood and her new book, The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism. While Kate’s children – daughter Mia, 11 and son Joe, 8 … »» Read the article

Singer Colin Meloy Writes About Son’s Autism

The Decemberists frontman Colin Meloy reveals that his son’s autism diagnosis has inspired his music, telling Uncut magazine that he wrote the song ‘Rise to Me’ with his wife Carson Ellis and their 4-year-old son Henry in mind. “My son… … »» Read the article

Jenny McCarthy: “Autism Kicked Me In The Butt”

Author, actress, activist and mom Jenny McCarthy recently chatted with Hello! Canada about everything from her ex Jim Carrey (they’re still on good terms) to her 8-year-old son Evan (he’s “no longer autistic”) to her very busy career. Here are … »» Read the article

Rodney Peete & Holly Robinson Peete: Autism Started To Consume The Marriage

In the May issue of Redbook, Celebrity Apprentice star Holly Robinson Peete and her husband, former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete, reveal their rocky past that brought them to the brink of divorce and how they found strength to face their … »» Read the article

Holly Robinson Peete: “Puberty Plus Autism? Challenging!”

We’re kicking off Autism Awareness month by talking to a celebrity mom who has been living with autism for close to a decade. When Holly Robinson Peete and her husband, former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete, welcomed their first children – … »» Read the article

Jenny McCarthy: “You Can Recover” From Autism

Jenny McCarthy has been very outspoken on the topic of childhood vaccines. Her 7-year-old son Evan was diagnosed with autism in 2005, and since then, the 37-year-old mother of one claims that she helped “fix” her son. In a new … »» Read the article

Emily Gerson Saines: “I Live With Autism 24/7”

Emily Gerson Saines is the executive producer of Claire Danes‘ upcoming film Temple Grandin, a project about a woman with Autism that’s been a decade in the making. Once the vice president at the William Morris Agency, Emily represented actors … »» Read the article

Tori Spelling & Dean McDermott Join The Ride For Autism

Tori Spelling and her husband Dean McDermott lent their star power to today’s 2nd annual LA Ride for Autism. The couple joined the 600 motorcyclists participating in the 37-mile ride from Baldwin Park to Santa Ana in effort to raise … »» Read the article

Jenny McCarthy Talks Autism – and Evan – On GMA

Jenny McCarthy has published a second book about autism. The book is entitled Mother Warriors: A Nation of Parents Healing Autism Against All Odds and chronicles the battles of other mothers trying to find a way to help their children … »» Read the article

Jenny McCarthy Reacts To Negative Comments On Autism

Jenny McCarthy recently spoke out against radio shock jock Michael Savage’s ugly attack on autism. Jenny’s son, Evan, is autistic and the actress was deeply infuriated by Savage’s outspoken words. Savage boldly stated that children with autism simply need to … »» Read the article

Emma Noble Talks About Her Son’s Autism

British model Emma Noble talked to The Sun about dealing with her son’s autism. Emma, 36, and seven-year-old Harry live in Cambridge and Harry’s dad is Emma’s ex-husband James Major, the son of former Prime Minister John Major. He was … »» Read the article

Holly talks about Autism

Actress Holly Robinson Peete and retired NFL player Rodney Peete have 4 children. They have 9-year-old twins Ryan Elizabeth & Rodney Jr., 4 yr. old son Robinson, and 2-year-old son Roman. The couple has been married for 12 yrs. The … »» Read the article

John Travolta doesn’t acknowledge son’s autism

John Travolta, 53, and his wife, Kelly Preston, 44, have recently announced they want to try for their third child, while rumors are fueling that their oldest son Jett, 15, is autistic. Page Six has reported that Travolta has not … »» Read the article

Molly Sims: Pretty In Pink

Expectant mama Molly Sims struck a pregnant pose at America’s Messiest Baby Contest Launch at Maman Bakery Tribeca in New York City on Tuesday (October 25). Looking pretty in pink, the Las Vegas alum, 43, cradled her baby bump while radiating … »» Read the article

Molly Sims: Beautiful In Black

Expectant mama Molly Sims radiated the red carpet at the Autism Speaks ‘La Vie En Blue’ Fashion Gala in Burbank, Calif. on Thursday (September 29). Looking beautiful in a black Walter Mendez maternity gown, the Las Vegas alum, 43, cradled her … »» Read the article

Robert De Niro & Helen: Bike Buddies

The Godfather star Robert De Niro was photographed with daughter Helen, 4, on Monday (June 27). The legendary actor, 72, was seen biking with his preschooler who rode in the front seat. View Slideshow »» View All Photos »»

Soleil Moon Frye’s Bump In Blue

Expectant mama Soleil Moon Frye radiated the red carpet with daughter Jagger, nearly 8, at the 7th Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction benefiting Autism Speaks in New York City on Thursday (March 10). The Punky Brewster alum, 39, bumped it up in … »» Read the article