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World Autism Awareness Day -- Recognize Someone
Today is World Autism Awareness Day, and April is National Autism Awareness Month. We're asking our...More
Posted by Olivia_WebMD_Staff
Need advice
I just recently started dating a guy with an autistic litttle boy. I think he absolutely wonderful. However,...More
Posted by Tammy7635
Autism, teens and hormones!!!
My son is 16. Up until recently he's been a delightful kid...easy going and mild mannered. Suddenly he has...More
Posted by lorisue1953
autistic child with C.diff
My son is autistic and has had lots of stomach issues after being own antibiotic fo two days he has C.diff is...More
Posted by hablar
Do I reward or not reward ?
I take care of an adult with mild autism who has very good days and then when stresses out, he hits his head...More
Posted by topazandme
Do I reward or not reward ?
I take care of an adult with mild autism who has very good days and then when stresses out, he hits his head...More
Posted by topazandme
could you share your story?
have an almost 2 year old son. he was referred to an audiologist and speech therapist because he does not...More
Posted by luvcoldplay
4 year old son-MRI for diagnosis
My 4 year old has ASD. On our first visit to the Pediatric Neurologist, he ordered a MRI with a 24 hour video...More
Posted by An_243207
autism
My son is 16yrs old he is autistic and I feel he is a wonderful person I like to call him my personal...More
Posted by An_243197
autism
My son is 16yrs old he is autistic and I feel he is a wonderful person I like to call him my personal...More
Posted by An_243197
I have an undiagnosed son with aspergers.
Hi I am new here. My son who is 7 years old has all of the signs of aspergers. When he was 3 I took him to his...More
Posted by DaMom3
Help with Research
[a name=_GoBack> Dear Parent: We are seeking volunteers to participate in a research study about what...More
Posted by An_242987
To ask the pedi or not to ask
I have been worried for a while now about a few "quirks" I have noticed in my son, but I can't decide if...More
Posted by eliguns841984
To ask the pedi or not to ask
I have been worried for a while now about a few "quirks" I have noticed in my son, but I can't decide if...More
Posted by eliguns841984
I have a 8 year son that has Autism
I need help to break a very bad behavior habit. When he eats he will bring it back up. And this has cause...More
Posted by TMBG2425
I have a 8 year son that has Autism
I need help to break a very bad behavior habit. When he eats he will bring it back up. And this has cause...More
Posted by TMBG2425
Medication
I have a son that is 22 years old and was diagnosed with autism at the age of 3. He has done remarkably well...More
Posted by bkrosson
Medication
I have a son that is 22 years old and was diagnosed with autism at the age of 3. He has done remarkably well...More
Posted by bkrosson
my 12 year old son
hello my so is 12 years old and just been diagnosied as having aspergers and i have gone all over the internet...More
Posted by djenner
my 12 year old son
hello my so is 12 years old and just been diagnosied as having aspergers and i have gone all over the internet...More
Posted by djenner
2yr old son trouble with sleep he is Autistic
I am a mom that have a son who recently was diagnosed with Autism. I am learning as much as I can. I feel...More
Posted by anonimous2
I am beginning to think my son is autistic
I am the proud mommie of a almost 4 year old boy. He has insane anger for such a little kid. If you tell...More
Posted by saralucas2908
1 child is autistic the other has PDD
I have 2 children that have a new diagnosis they are biological brother and sister that I adopted does...More
Posted by sparky49er
Autism and folic acid
I believe that too much folic acid during the first few months of pregnancy may be a cause of autism. It...More
Posted by sonmeu1965
eating habits
Any suggestions on how to address the never ending fight to try new foods? My son is starting to gain weight...More
Posted by An_241597
Children with ASD and their families have many uni...
As you know, there has been a lot of research done to improve outcomes from children with ASD and their...More
Posted by bevans_CHOP

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Mom of 21 year old with PDD/Aspergers
I know that when my son was young I would have loved to hear this. He is now in a four year college and doing okay. Not great but okay. He ... More
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