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Can Autism be detected at 6 Months?

Jan 27, 2012 -- 1:22 pm
From the daily mail: Scientists have detected signs of autism in babies as young as six months, leading to hopes of a test for the disorder.
They made the breakthrough by measuring brain activity and believe it could lead to identifying those infants most at risk at a much earlier stage.
Around one in 100 children develops the disorder but symptoms do not usually become apparent until the second year of life.
To read more please click: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2092251/Autism-signs-detected-6-month-old-babies-measuring-brain-activity.html#ixzz1kgiv7chH

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