I think our local doctors must be used to intelligent, involved parents, but I've heard of some cases where parents were threatened with child protective services if they balked at a given medical procedure (mostly in the hospital). The point at the end about autism spectrum disorders being the perfect recipe for abuse of MBP diagnoses down the road is downright frightening.
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