Autism spectrum disorder

Digging Deep About Autism!

By Dr. Nk Tak, Psychiatry Autism is a disorder of brain development. Characterized by difficulties in social interaction, non-verbal and verbal communication and repetitive behaviors, they affect individuals differently and to varying degrees. Causes- Even though a lot of research is still going on, findings indicate a strong genetic component as well…

Autism – What Causes It?

By Dr. Amrita Gupta, Pediatrics Autism or autism spectrum disorder is a chronic neurodevelopmental condition, which impairs the cognitive and emotional growth of children. The symptoms are usually spotted in children under the age of 4. The condition is typified by difficulty or sometimes, disability in social interaction along with repetitive behaviour.…

Beat Autism with Occupational Therapy!

By Dr. R K Lohiya, Occupational Therapy Raising a child with autism is a baffling and stressful time for every parent. You worry about their well-being, grow overprotective and defensive of their every action and live in constant fear and confusion about what is right and wrong for your baby. According to…

5 Things About Autism You Did Not Know!

By Dr. Rakesh Kumar, Neurology, Autism is characterized with specific behavior patterns such as compulsive repetition, challenges with social interaction, and very unique and specific strengths and intellectual abilities. Here are five things you might not have known about Autism – Autism is not rare: Awareness of Autism as a disorder is not as…

Autism In Children – Know Its Causes and Symptoms!

By Dr. Rahul Yadav , Pediatrics Is your child experiencing disturbances and imbalance in heart rhythm? Has your child recently experienced blackouts and palpitations? These symptoms may indicate Bruguda syndrome in your child. Brugada syndrome is an inherited heart disorder, where the heart rhythm disturbance restricts the flow of sodium ions into…

Autism In Children – Causes And Symptoms

By Dr. I. P. S. Kochar, Pediatrics Autism or autism spectrum disorder is a chronic neurodevelopmental condition, which impairs the cognitive and emotional growth of children. The symptoms are usually spotted in children under the age of 4. The condition is typified by difficulty or sometimes, disability in social interaction along…

Autism – Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

By Dr Prashant Shah , Psychiatry Autism is a disorder of the brain development. Characterized by difficulties in social interaction, non verbal and verbal communication and repetitive behaviors, they affect individuals differently and to varying degrees. Causes Even though a lot of research is still going on, findings indicate a strong genetic…