Clear Blue Water by Karen Montague-Reyes for November 13, 2004
Doctor: You should see a genetic counselor. Autism has a strong genetic link, so there's a chance your twins could inherit... Eve: But, all his tests were normal! Doctor: Actually, that's fairly typical for autism. Eve: Are you diagnosing him?! Doctor: No. I want him seen at an autism center. He'll be diagnosed there. My advice? Start reading. Hit the Web. There are a lot of therapies out there, and he's still so young... Eve: You're wrong! At home he's got tons of eye contact! He's a real chatter box! And, sob, and... Doctor: I'll go find that number... Owen: Go away! You made Mommy cry!!