Rett Syndrome Directory
Rett syndrome is one of the autism spectrum disorders. It is mainly diagnosed in young girls. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how Rett syndrome is caused, symptoms, how to treat it, and much more.
Rett Syndrome: What Are the Symptoms and How is it Treated?
Rett syndrome is a rare neurological disease that affects mostly girls. Learn the symptoms and how this disorder is treated.
Learn the Basics of Autism
WebMD provides an overview of autism spectrum disorders, including causes.
Can Autism Be Prevented?
There’s a lot of talk in the media about autism -- especially about what causes it. But can you prevent it? WebMD examines the myths and the truth.
What Does the Word ‘Autism’ Mean?
You hear a lot of talk nowadays about autism. But what exactly does that word mean? WebMD explains.