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6 Month Old Head and Neck Strength Might Indicate Autism

I can just see people pulling out their child's videos - did my child drop his or her head back when pulled up to sitting position as a 6 month old? Kennedy Krieger Institute did a study with 40 babies and found that 9 out of 10 babies ended up with an autism diagnosis that had the "head lag" issue.

For more info see:
http://thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2012/05/17/babys-poor-head-and-neck-contro...
http://www.kennedykrieger.org/overview/news/new-study-shows-simple-task-...