Autism Spectrum disorder
Autism Spectrum disorder is a group of developmental disorders. Characteristics of ASD are difficulty communicating and interacting with others, repetitive behavior, symptoms that hurt individual’s ability to function socially etc. Risk factors of ASD are gender, having a sibling with ASD, having older parents, genetics. Boys are most likely to be diagnosed with ASD.
It is a disorder that affects the way a person remembers, understands, and responds to new information. This includes listening or paying attention, speaking, reading or writing, doing math etc. This is normally not recognized until the child reaches school.