Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. Autism is a developmental disorder that affects individual's nervous system that affects individuals cognitive, emotional, social and physical health. It impacts person's perception and socialization with others giving rise to difficulties in conversations and interactions.
We now know that there is not one autism but many subtypes, and each person with autism can have unique strengths and challenges.
Autism affects an estimated 1 in 59 children.
Many people with autism also have sensory issues. These can include aversions to certain sights, sounds and other sensations. Autism hallmark signs usually appear by age 2 to 3. Often, it can be diagnosed as early as 18 months. Some associated development delays can appear even earlier.
Homeopathy his very effective in treating such psychological and developmental disorders. At Healing Harmony we have treated several children and helped the families cope with this daunting syndrome. Read one such article published in Hpathy.