The hallmark autism trait has multiple facets, Uljarević and his colleagues have found.
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The nation needs to build capacity to support the roughly 20 percent of children in Australia who have developmental delay.
The growth differences vary between autistic boys and girls and are most apparent among children with prominent social difficulties.
Some people who have lost the diagnosis of Asperger syndrome say they feel a loss of identity and worry about a loss of services.
Doctors often conflate autism and intellectual disability, and no wonder: The biological distinction between them is murky. Scientific progress depends on knowing where the conditions intersect — and part ways.
Less than 1 percent of young children in northern Vietnam have autism, but this prevalence is higher than in previous reports.