There tends to exist in various medical conditions that many people suffer from. Moreover, even babies and small children tend to suffer from various serious medical conditions. Moreover, many medical conditions even do not have a proper treatment procedure, as well. Therefore, Autism Spectrum Disorders tends to be one such medical condition that affects babies and small children. Typically autism affects the mental growth of the children. Moreover, due to a lack of proper mental growth, even physical growth gets hampered.
What Is Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism spectrum disorder is a developmental disorder occurring in the children that affect their cognitive skills. Moreover, in many cases, it even affects the proper physical development if the children as well. Moreover, autism spectrum disorder can occur at any time during childhood but mostly affects the babies at the age of two. Therefore, with the onset of this medical condition, the children develop difficulty in recognition skills. Moreover, they even have face difficulty in remembering things as well. Children suffering from this medical condition need to undergo lifelong treatment as there exists no concrete therapy as such. Therefore, with proper medical care and treatment, their mental conditions improve a little.
Symptoms And Signs Of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Children with autism spectrum disorder usually face difficulty in recognition and memory retention. Moreover, they even face problems in social communication, as well. Let us have a look at the various signs and symptoms of autism spectrum disorder.
› Such children make very little eye contact with other individuals
› Exhibit verbal problems in calling out to someone or expressing their feelings
› Face severe difficulty in memory retention
› Children with autism spectrum disorder usually have an unusual, voice note that mostly sounds like that of a robot
› Children with this medical condition typically face difficulties in grasping other perspectives
› Repeat a particular behaviour multiple times
› Children with this medical condition usually tend to talk in length about a specific matter
› Such children even tend to be quite sensitive to changing environmental conditions such as light, humidity, etc.
› However children with this medical condition can learn things fast as compared to other children
› Such children usually excel in fields such as arts, music, math
Risk Factors Associated
Even though medical science has successfully achieved great heights, there exist many diseases without proper and concrete treatment. Moreover, doctors and scientists also do not the actual cause of many diseases as well. Moreover, this medical condition tends to be one of those whose exact cause remains unknown. Therefore, there also tend to exist many risk factors as well as associated with this medical condition. Thus, we need proper caring of the children.
› Children with this medical condition can have siblings with the same medical condition. Moreover, such a circumstance create problems for the patents as they have to find a concrete solution for both their children.
› Children with this medical condition usually exhibit low weight at birth. Moreover, in many cases, it affects them severely and even leads to death.
› Children with such medical condition also have certain genetic complicacies as well such as down syndrome