Guest post by psychologist Micah Mazurek, PhD, of the University of Missouri’s Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. The center is a member of Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network (AS-ATN). The research Dr.
“Our first child has autism, and our pediatrician recommends genetic testing for our baby. Why?”
Posted by Amy Daniels, PhD, Autism Speaks assistant director for public health research.
“If exposure to toxic substances during pregnancy can increase the risk that my child will develop autism, what can I do to reduce my exposure?"
“Our teenager continues to eat the strangest things. Is there a connection between autism and pica or other eating disorders?”