Autism

Autism is a complex developmental disorder, and in many ways it is still a mystery to modern physicians. Learn what research has discovered about the possible causes and effective treatments of autism.

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Autism Causes

Autism is caused by abnormalities that exist in the brain structures or functions. Take a look at autism brain studies and research to learn more about the causes of autism.


Learn about autism symptoms, treatment, and other facts about autism in this article.

Learn about autism symptoms, treatment, and other facts about autism in this article.

Learn about sensory signs of autism, treatment, and other facts about autism in this article.

Social Signs of Autism

Children with autism seem to have tremendous difficulty learning to engage in the give-and-take of everyday human interaction. Learn more about the social signs of autism.

Learn about autism symptoms, treatment, and other facts about autism in this article.

Learn about unusual abilities, autism symptoms, treatment, and other facts about autism in this article.

Autism Basics

Autism is a condition that interferes with a child's ability to communicate and interact socially. And in recent years, the number of children diagnosed with this condition has been rising.

Can TV viewing cause autism?

Headlines are announcing "TV Causes Autism" but that's not an accurate representation of what a recent Cornell study found.

Recent studies show that secretin is no more effective than a placebo in treating autism symptoms. Learn what the latest scientific evidence shows about treating autism with secretin.