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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
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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