As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
Autism may affect one of every 150 children in the United States. Researchers are still learning more about the disorder, but some doctors say an early diagnosis can have a significant impact on the development of a child. Join Kojo as we learn more about the tools doctors use to spot autism, and one doctor’s efforts to develop a method for diagnosing children as young as nine months.
- Mel Rutherford Associate Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University
- Dr. Mark Batshaw Chief Academic Officer, Children's National Medical Center; Chairman of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
- Lee Grossman President and CEO, Autism Society of America
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