Living with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Anita's Story
Read about one woman’s experience living with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
A Late Diagnosis
Impact of ASD on Daily Life
Unique Advantages of Living with ASD
- A nurse anesthetist is a nurse who specializes in the administration of anesthesia, which is a particular type of drug used before surgery to prevent pain.
- People with Asperger disorder often have milder or fewer symptoms of ASD. Although symptoms are present early in life, Asperger disorder is usually diagnosed when a child is school-aged or later. Asperger disorder is no longer diagnosed separately but rather included as part of ASD.