Autism

Autism

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Key Figures

1 in 68 children

About 1 in 68 children in the United States has been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) according to estimates from CDC's Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network.*

* Source: CDC

1 in 160 children

1 in 160 children has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).*

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Posted: Sunday, August 1, 2010

A Grandmother's Story

This week Sylvia Hughes is traveling to celebrate her grandson's 8th birthday with him. She always visits her grandchildren for their birthdays, even though she and her husband live on the opposite side of the country. {C} "As grandparents we are as close to them as we can be given the distance...