Autism clues before age 3

January 31, 2012 12:58:05 AM PST
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all children be screened for autism twice before age two. However only between five and seven percent of pediatricians perform a formal screening. The average age of diagnosis for a child with autism is about five and a half. Experts say that's way too late. Now we'll show you two new ways doctors are trying to catch autism earlier.