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Autism: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Autism is a disorder of the brain characterized by difficulty communicating and socializing with others. Some patients may also have difficulty thinking and feeling. Approximately 1.5% of children in the US have some form of autism. The first signs of autism may occur by the time a child is 1.5 years old, although the disorder is usually not formally diagnosed until 2 or 3 years of age. Some children may progress normally for the first […]