Autism spectrum disorder is now diagnosed in 1 in every 68 children, making it the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2014)—Today, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the newest autism prevalence statistics. For children born in 2002, the prevalence of autism was 1 in 68; 1 in 42 boys. Almost 60,000 US 12 year-olds likely have autism.
Talk About Curing Autism Statement & Analysis Prepared by Rebecca Estepp The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on last Friday their newest Autism prevalence findings. In a report published in the December 18, 2009 issue of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), the CDC stated that one in every 110 children […]