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Developmental Disabilities

Only when a baby or preschooler lags far behind, or fails altogether to reach the developmental milestones, or loses a previously acquired skill, is there reason to suspect a mental or physical problem serious enough to be considered a developmental disability.

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Where We Stand: Autism

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) encourages doctors to be aware of the signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and to be on the lookout for these signs during every well-child visit.