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ADHD Mothers More Likely to Have Children with ADHD, Autism

ADHD Mothers More Likely to Have Children with ADHD, Autism

An FIU study led by psychologist Erica Musser breaks new ground in the understanding of the link between parents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and their children with ADHD or autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Recently published in the Journal of Child Psychology and …

Babies that fail to respond to their name by the age of 12 months or that are consistently unresponsive to the voice of a parent may be displaying early signs of an ASD.

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Signs & Symptoms

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) are a group of developmental disorders that pose social, behavioral and communication challenges that range from mild to severe. The CDC estimates that one in every 110 U.S. children have an ASD and approximately 730,000 people aged 0 to 21 years currently live with the disorder. On average, boys are four-…