Asperger’s disorder is also known as Asperger’s or Asperger syndrome. This is often characterized as part of autism spectrum disorders. The severity of the disorder often varies from one patient to another. The treatment for Asperger’s disorder is composed of behavioral, educational, language and social skills training. With medication and proper training, a person with Asperger can still excel later on in life. Continue reading
Eating disorders can be very horrible and little known to people but extreme dieting can lead to other serious problems and even death. Statistics show that an estimated 5 million people in the United States, primarily girls and women, suffer from the eating disorders of anorexia and bulimia. Continue reading
Asperger syndrome is a higher form of autism wherein the patient experiences difficulties in interacting socially and has very repetitive and confined interests and behavioral patterns. Up to the present, the main cause of Asperger syndrome remains unknown. It is said that it could come from a genetic base or exposure to teratogens while in the womb of the mother. This syndrome was named after Hans Asperger who conducted a study on children who had difficulty in communicating.