Motor skill delays are an early predictor of language delays later in childhood and into adulthood in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.
The pediatric medical home is the perfect place for early diagnosis of children who may have autism spectrum disorder.
For a child with a developmental disorder, the pathway from screening for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to diagnosis of ASD to lifelong care takes place in the child’s medical home.
Elopement and wandering are serious problems for families of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Here are practical ways primary care providers (PCPs) and families can work together to keep their children safe.
Already an effective treatment for Clostridium difficile infection, fecal transplantation may offer children with autism new hope.
Research suggests a family history of mental and neurologic disorders may increase risk factors for diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder in a child.