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2012-04-11 10:33:53

Getting an autism diagnosis could be more difficult in 2013 when a revised diagnostic definition goes into effect.

2004-11-29 00:00:10

Though Asperger's Syndrome was discovered by German doctor Hans Asperger in 1944, it wasn't until 50 years later that it was added to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Disorders and only in the past few years has it been recognized by professionals and parents.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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