Dr. Lisa Bergeron - Autism Spectrum

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A recent study published in the Journal of Pediatrics revealed that certain medications increase the risk of obesity in children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum. 

Dr. Lisa Bergeron, Pediatric Specialist at Parkview Physicians Group, shares important information on the importance of early diagnosis (age 2-5 years) and early intervention for improved long term growth and development for children suffering from Autism Spectrum. Dr. Bergeron encourages behavorial interaction before introducing medications. There are some medications which cause an increase in appetite, leading to obesity. 

For more information on Autism Spectrum and medications please visit Dr. Bergeron's website at: http://www.parkview.com/doctor

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