autism

Autism – Signs & Symptoms You Must Know!

By Dr. Rahul Chandhok, 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 component…

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…