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    Autism Spectrum Disorders Health Center

    Medical Reference Related to Autism

    1. Parenting a Child With Autism

      If you are a parent of a child with autism, learn more from WebMD about finding information about the disorder and various treatment options.

    2. Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for Autism

      WebMD explains Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for children with autism, including elibility requirements and the process of creating an IEP.

    3. Understanding Autism -- Prevention

      Learn more from WebMD about preventing autism.

    4. Tips for Parenting a Child With Autism

      If you are parenting a child with autism, learn more from WebMD about treatment options and special challenges you may face in the future.

    5. Helping Your Child With Autism Get a Good Night's Sleep

      Children with autism may have trouble sleeping -- and that affects the whole family. WebMD explains ways of help your child get a good night's sleep.

    6. Understanding Autism -- Diagnosis and Treatment

      WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders.

    7. Rett Syndrome

      WebMD explains what causes Rett syndrome, a rare form of autism that affects only girls. Plus, here you'll learn about the symptoms and treatments as well as what to expect if your child has Rett syndrome.

    8. Understanding Autism -- the Basics

      WebMD provides an overview of autism spectrum disorders, including causes.

    9. The Latest on Autism

      WebMD reviews the latest information about autism, including research into the causes of the disorder.

    10. History of Autism

      Where did the term autism come from, and how has knowledge about autism changed over the years? WebMD gives you the background you need to have a better understanding of the history, types, diagnosis, and treatment of autism.

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