Home > Diet and nutrition > News 20 July 2010 Autistic Kids Often Fussier Eaters, but Nutrition OK Slower, pickier eating can arise in infancy, but growth tends to be unimpaired, study finds 0 Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting This article has not necessarily been edited by Health24. Problems with eating can emerge as early as infancy in children with autism and can become more pronounced with age, the study authors found. NEXT ON HEALTH24X 7 healthy swaps for everyday foods and drinks 2020-01-15 14:15 More: Diet and nutritionNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Coronavirus in SA: All the confirmed cases Medical Coronavirus morning update: Storm 'is now arriving', and Western Cape premier tests positive Medical Recovering from Covid-19: Are there any lasting effects? Medical An expert's guide to keeping bad dreams at bay Medical WATCH | #Aids2020 study: Dolutegravir is safe for pregnant women to use. Here's why. Medical To everything there is a season, including heart disease Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.