Thursday, January 31, 2013

Study Links Autism, Bipolar and Schizophrenia

As I was in the process of getting my youngest son evaluated by the school psychologist, she mentioned to me that she has seen a lot of families that have both autism spectrum disorders and bipolar disorder in the same family, usually a parent or sibling. I found this fascinating and after a little research, I came across this MedPage Today article that discussed a direct link between these disorders. They even suggested that these disorders may be different magnifications of the same root causes. Check it out!



Study Links Autism, Bipolar, and Schizophrenia

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Pediatrics/Autism/33589


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