Autism Spectrum Disorder
Treatment for Autism Spectrum DisorderThe earlier the autism spectrum disorder is diagnosed, the sooner the child can be helped through treatment interventions. Medications are often prescribed as part of the treatment plan.
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Important StatisticsIt is estimated that 2 to 6 per 1,000 children have autism spectrum disorder. This wide range of prevalence points to a need for earlier and more accurate screening for possible symptoms.