Autism Spectrum Disorder causes and myth

Autism Spectrum Disorder spells disorder in nervous development, affecting child’s ability to communicate, in social interaction and behaviour, but include Asperger syndrome, Heller syndrome, and pervasive development disorder.

It is most important to have precaution over its symptoms much earlier, because ASD is an incurable condition.

However, there are types of intensive treatment likely to help the autist adapt to daily life and maximize his potential.

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Symptoms and Diagnosis Autism Spectrum Disorder

Generally autism can be detected early life of a child, below the age of three. Autism has different degree of acute development with each sufferer. However, the symptoms can be grouped into two caregories.

The first category shows social interaction and communication disorder.

This include susceptibility in social environment and inability in the application of verbal and non verbal languages.

The second category cover mentality, interest, and limited repetitive behaviour.

Repetitive behaviour are those like  knocking over and over, hand squeezing, showing grudge on being warned.

The autist tends to have problem in learning and other psychological behaviour, such as hyperactive (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder/ADHD), depression. Get doctor’s contact in case you feel the presence of autist symptoms or disorder in you or your children’s growing condition. Early handling will be urgent and immediate for effective treatment of the condition.

Causes and myth Autism Spectrum Disorder
Some factors giving rise to autism include genetic prompts and environment, likely to cause this disorder. Nonetheless, no clear cause could yet be confirmed. In some cases, autism may also appear out of certain diseases. Other matters may also arouse autist triggers. Yet all those theories lend no support to autism cases as shown in medical tests conducted.

The underlying myth cover:

Compound of thiomersal having mercury (used for preservation of some vaccine).

Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) vaccine. This vaccine was once suspected to cause autism. Some parents refused its dispensation for their children.

Food taking style as gluten consumption or dairy product.

Children nurturing pattern.

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Adult Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism may get contracted and detected after adulthood. Diagnose process on adults may help the autist and his family to comprehend autism and take proper treatment. Some adult autists may find difficulty in getting employment because of the work demands and social changes. The autism service centres may give solution in finding the right jobs for the affected.

Asthma Signs and Symptoms – Check your lungs health

Asthma Signs and Symptoms
Asthma is a chronic disease, affecting the respiratory organ, indicated by inflammation and tightening about the respiratory channel, causing gasping and breathing problems. It is also accompanied with chest pain, coughing, and hicough.
No clear cause has been confirmed but some triggers may arouse, such as smoke, dust, furs, physical bout, dampness, virus infection, and even chemical substance.
The persons victim of asthma have more sensitive respiratory organ than the others.
On being affected by asthmatic triggers, the asthmatic will get his respiratoty tissues stiffed, causing the breathing channel to narrow. And worse still, there will be higher produce of phlegm to cause more difficult breathing.

Asthma Signs and Symptoms

Asthma Diagnosis
Some tests will be necessary for the doctor to know real asthmatic symptoms.
However,  preliminary he will inquire the patient about what he feels, the time the complaint appears, and historical background of his health condition and family.
If all the information gathered leads to asthmatic disease, the doctor may undertake several tests, such as
Expiration test
Bronchial provocation test
Allergy status measuring
CT Scan
X ray

Asthma Treatment
The treatment of asthma signs and symptoms cover two objects, i.e. to mitigate the symptoms and to prevent recurring.
The above objects will require treatment planning suitable with the patient’s condition. The plan may include detection and handling method and the right medication to give.
Usually on the coming onset, the inhaler is recommended as near treatment. On the attack getting worse despite the first handling, the asthmatic should get immediate hospitalization.
It is rare for asthma to cause death but chronic inflammation in the respiratory organ may ensue permanent narrowing.

Asthmatic complication
The following effect of asthma is often found:
Psychological problem (anxiety, depression)
School or work declining performance Frequent tiredness
Growth and puberty problem of children
Status asthmaticus (grave asthmatic condition against normal treatment).
Breathing failure
Total or partial damage of lung.

Asthma Signs and Symptoms

Controlling measures of asthma
The asthmatic should not worry his condition because asthma is controllable providing:
Recognize and avoid the asthmatic triggers.
Follow the doctor’s plans
Alert about asthmatic onset and take proper action.
Discipline on following doctor’s direction
Monitor the breathing condition

In case use of inhaler becomes more frequent, consult the doctor for revision of the current treatment plans. It is recommended to take regular flu and pneumonia vaccination to prevent worsening asthma due to both cases.