10 early warning signs of autism

  • When it comes to good health, moms have it better in some countries than in others. Where's the absolute worst place to be a mother? If you guessed Afghanistan, you're right. With one in five kids in that war-torn nation dying before age five, just about every Afghan mom is likely to suffer the loss of a child. But in which nations do moms enjoy the greatest well-being? <a href="http://www.savethechildren.org/site/c.8rKLIXMGIpI4E/b.6115947/k.8D6E/Official_Site.htm">Save the Children</a> recently issued a report ranking 164 countries according to the well-being of mothers and children. Keep clicking to find out the top 15 finishers - and keep your eyes peeled for the good ole USA... istockphoto

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    "Could my child have autism?" With one in 88 children being diagnosed with autism, according to the CDC's latest estimate, that's what many new parents want to know. Autism is generally not diagnosed until age three, but signs of developmental delay can begin to appear as early as six months of age.

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    According to Dr. Rebecca Landa, director of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Md., parents have the power to spot red flags of autism in its earliest form.

    What are the signs of autism in infants 6 months to 1 year old? Keep clicking to find out...

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