Top
10
Doctor insights on: Teen With Aspergers Claims He Is Passing Out

Share
1

1
Could a teen have asperger's syndrome?

Could a teen have asperger's syndrome?

Yes. What to do.: Smart, but is a jerk without meaning to be. Relationships are more important than being right. Say only nice things. Talk about the other person's interests. Find a sport based on strength or stamina rather than teamwork or coordination. Immerse yourself in something useful to others (science). Apologize & say u r struggling to learn. Work hard to be kind to others, expecting nothing in return. ...Read more

Dr. Rajiva Goyal
1,154 doctors shared insights

Syncope (Definition)

Loss of consciousness and postural tone caused by diminished cerebral blood flow. Syncope may indicate a particular medical condition, however often it may occur in an otherwise healthy individual. It is a common problem, accounting for 3% ...Read more


2

2
What are normal behaviors for a teen with aspergers?

What are normal behaviors for a teen with aspergers?

Some normality seen: Qualiitive impairmt. in social interactions-failure to develop peer relationships, no social/emotional reciprocity, Impairment in body posture, eye to eye gaze, facial expression, gestures regulate social interaction. Repetitive & stereotyped behavior, interest & adherence to specific, routines/rituals & motor mannerism. No delay in language, cognition or self-help skills. No PDD/Schiz. ...Read more

3

3
Help can asperger's syndrome become more mild through time passing?

Yes: The person who has it also learns to work with it. The useless obsession with train schedules becomes a fascination with information technology and a high-paying career. The person consciously learns to pay attention to social cues that others pick up unconsciously. Even someone born different can eventually figure out what makes others tick, to avoid off-putting strangeness, even to be likable. ...Read more

4

4
What effects does aspergers syndrome have on teens and adults?

Aspergers: First take a look at this video to get an overview of asperger's. Then it will likely be clear. Main issues are social difficulties and trouble with change and transition. But it is all highly variable. Hope you enjoy the video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xg1ngp1ngds. ...Read more

5

5
What kinds of effects does asperger's syndrome have on teens and adults?

Asperger's syndrome : Problems range from very mild if the syndrome is mild, to severe. In teenage years, peers will start to see the asperger's child as "wierd" or "different" as they themselves change from children (who are generally accepting of everybody) to teens who are much more conscious of "normal" and "abnormal." adult function is based on severity of disorder + psychological effects of their growth & dev. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
Can anyone give me a detailed description of traits for aspergers that are commonly found in teens?

Not room for details: Autism spectrum disorders including asperger's disorder are developmental brain disorders. These individuals have difficulty with social skills that interfere with their ability to function normally. Many different characteristics can be present. Difficulty with conversation, inability to think abstractly, repetitive movements and verbalizations, sensory processing problems, etc... ...Read more

7

7
Recently I've found out that my daughter has asperger. What is the possibility of me passing it on through the genes? Thank you for your info to

Recently I've found out that my daughter has asperger. What is the possibility of me passing it on through the genes? Thank you for your info to

Aspergers: The exact cause has not been established. There is a likelihood that it is partly genetic but it is not conclusive. See a genetic counsellor for further information and support. All the best. ...Read more

8

8
Can any doc tell me what's the average IQ of a male teen with asperger's?

IQ of people w': Aspergers is by definition at least average (90-109). It may be even higher. There is a lot of variation between various subsections of IQ test. So in some areas they may be above average while on others below average IQ. It is hard to get an exact accurate IQ because of these fluctuations. ...Read more

9

9
Is there a good homeopathic remedy for teen with anxiety/aspergers?

Is there a good homeopathic remedy for teen with anxiety/aspergers?

Biofeedback helps: Patients with asperger syndrome who suffer from anxiety often benefit from hypnosis and biofeedback. Realize that there is no miracle cure for asperger syndrome, however. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
What is aspergers?

Autism spectrum disorder: I found an excellent concise and very helpful explanation of asperger's at the following website.Asperger syndrome - national library of medicine www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov asperger syndrome is often considered a high functioning form of autism. It can lead to difficulty interacting socially, repeat behaviors, and clumsiness. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Passed Out (Definition)

Or passing out implies loss of consciousness. Frequently a cardiac ...Read more