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Autism is a disorder that is usually diagnosed in early childhood. The main signs and symptoms of autism involve communication, social interactions and repetitive behaviors.

Children with autism might have problems talking with you, or they might not look you in the eye when you talk to them. They may spend a lot of time putting things in order before they can pay attention, or they may say the same sentence again and again to calm themselves down. They often seem to be in their "own world."

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  1. Autism (National Library of Medicine)  
    Autism is a disorder that is usually diagnosed in early childhood. The main signs and symptoms of autism involve communication, social interactions and repetitive behaviors. Children ...
  2. Pervasive developmental disorder - autism; Autistic spectrum disorder ... Autism is a physical condition linked to abnormal biology and chemistry in the brain. The exact causes ...
  3. Resources - autism ... and links are good resources for information on autism : Association for Science in Autism Treatment -- www.asatonline. ...
  4. Learning about Autism From the National Institutes of Health (National Human Genome Research Institute)  
    ... genetic terms used on this page. Learning About Autism What is autism? What are the symptoms of ... on Autism Additional Resources for Autism What is autism? Autism - or more precisely the autism spectrum disorders ( ...
  5. Autism and Fragile X Syndrome (National Fragile X Foundation)  
    Autism and Fragile X Syndrome Read my Story What Is Autism? Autism or autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) is a ... diagnosis similar to ADHD, ADD, etc. What Causes Autism? Autism is caused by a number of different ...
  6. Autism From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... Where can I get more information? What is autism? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a range of ... than females. What are some common signs of autism? The hallmark feature of ASD is impaired social ...
  7. Autism (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... it? And can it be treated? What Is Autism? Autism is a word that refers to a ... range from mild to severe. Continue What Causes Autism? Right now, doctors and researchers don't fully ...
  8. Autism Speaks (Autism Speaks)  
    ... Nonverbal Children Speak – Part I Researchers funded by Autism Speaks are using iPads to encourage speech among minimally verbal gradeschoolers affected by autism. Learn more ... They Hear You! NIH Seeks DSM- ...
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  10. Autism From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    NINDS Autism Information Page Condensed from Autism Fact Sheet Table of Contents (click to jump to sections) What is ... Trials Organizations Additional resources from MedlinePlus What is Autism? Autistic disorder (sometimes called autism or classical ASD) ...
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