Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is characterized by impaired sociability and communication along with restricted, repetitive patterns of behavior. Studies show that in the US, 800k-1.35m children under 18 years of age have ASD.
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive, irreversible neurodegenerative disorder that slowly erodes memory and cognitive skills. Initially, a person with AD may suffer memory lapses, such as forgetting familiar words or the location of everyday objects.
Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder that causes a range of symptoms associated with thinking (cognition), behavior, and emotions. People with schizophrenia interpret reality in a way that is often disabling.
Dyskinesias are uncontrolled, involuntary movements of the body. They are often associated with a dopamine replacement medication, such as levodopa, that is used in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia, and Huntington’s disease.