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Can autism really be detected in babies?

Autism spectrum disorder has a pretty different definition than what people perceive. This disorder, which can be described as neurodevelopmental disorder, is inborn. For this reason, autism in babies may …

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What is Asperger Syndrome?

Asperger syndrome is a problem that starts in childhood and makes social interaction difficult. The most important symptoms of asperger syndrome are being excessively introverted, having communication problems and lack of …

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Who Diagnoses Autism and When?

Autism is a type of autistic spectrum disorder. The reason it is studied under spectrum is that not every individual shows every symptoms. While some show every accepted symptom, others …

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Typical Characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder

An individual with autism does not always show every symptom. However, there are some characteristics and observed indications.  Determining these indications early on is substantially important for the education of the individual. …