I hate the internet sometimes. Even though it's brought me some of my closest friends, it also makes me obsess like nobody's business.
Enter diagnostic tools that you can do yourself. I'm not talking about WebMD - because we all know WebMD thinks everyone and their mother is dying - but things like the M-CHAT, which stands for Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers. It's a list of 23 questions, and if your answers coincide with three or more, it suggests your child is at risk for being autistic. Captain Awesome hit four.
Now, I know, I know... just shut up and quit worrying, but it makes my stomach hurt. I've been wondering about this for a while, actually. And not that it makes a difference, it's just, aw hell. I just needed to tell someone.
Thanks for the ear. I hope everyone has a great weekend, whether you're footballin' it up or just planning on shoving food down your face. xoxoxo!