Diagnosing Autism: Signs to Look for in Children
April 25, 2016•19 min
What are some early signs of autism?Autism is both a neurological and a biological disorder.Children 18 months to five years of age can be diagnosed with autism. Some of the telling signs are when your child starts to lose eye contact with others and may perform repetitive behaviors in excess. Often, children with autism have gastrointestinal issues, and they might become picky eaters.You might say that this could fit your child. However, remember that these are habits that autistic children will be doing in excessive amounts.Kristin Selby-Gonzales shares the importance of seeking help from both doctors and groups who can provide support with nutrition and overall wellness.