Autism Signs, Causes, and Treatment

Autistic child at the beach playing alone.
A colorful spinning top.
A baby with autism lying in a crib.
A toddler with autism looking out of a window.
Autistic child with poor coordination broke a plate.
PET scan of the autistic brain of a four year old.
An autistic child feeling frustrated.
An autistic child's hands on glass.
A school bus seen through a windshield.
A boy taking an autism test.
A boy with autism playing with a toy train.
An autistic boy with a dog during behavioral therapy.
A special needs teacher and an autistic student at school.
Medications to help treat autism.
Colorful streaks of light that may agitate children with autism.
An autistic child playing with assistive technology.
A boy with autism is eating a healthy meal.
Parent using laptop to research autism treaments.
A woman holding an ultrasound.
An autistic child drawing a rainbow.
Autistic siblings in a bedroom.
Colored pencils.
Graduates holding degrees.

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Reviewed by William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR on Tuesday, July 19, 2016

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