Autism and brain growth
john at faraway.com
Tue Jul 15 23:48:15 EST 2003
Interesting because of recent research showing that schizophrenia is a
neurodevelopmental disorder and schizophrenics showed delayed
Autism linked to brain growth
Autism may be linked to unusually rapid brain growth during the first year
of life, say researchers.
They found that children with a small head at birth, followed by a sudden
and excessive increase in head circumference during their first year, seemed
to be more at risk of subsequently developing symptoms of autism.
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