Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) as well as autism, both are general terms representing a set of complex disorders related to brain development. The characteristics of these disorders, in varying extents, are repetitive behaviors, difficulty in social interaction, and non-verbal and verbal communication. A few years ago, all the autism disorders were grouped . . . → Read More: Important Examinations and Tests for Autism Diagnosis
For the parents of the 1 in 88 children affected by autism, the search for a cure and autism treatment can be difficult. Couple that with the fact that 40% of children are not diagnosed until age four and many parents find themselves in a frustrating position. Parents search for early detection and autism . . . → Read More: Autism Treatment New Study Offers Hope for Early Detection
As a parent, you may be wondering what to look out for when it comes to autism in your child. There are many questions that parents may have about autism, and there are still many questions left unanswered when it comes to autism research.
To begin, here are important facts to keep in mind . . . → Read More: Important Facts About Autism
Autism is a diagnosable disorder that develops in children, but many of the symptoms are quite individual to each child. Many times autism can be diagnosed by a delay in development, or children that develop autism can also start to lose their language and social skills.
If you are a parent concerned with the . . . → Read More: The Basic Symptoms of Autism