Autism Resources


As many as one in every 150 children in the United States has autism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There are no known causes or cures, but the earlier doctors are able to diagnose and treat children, the better.


What to Look For: Early Warning Signs: LINK | CDC Web site
Detection: Is it autism or is it something else? LINK
Autism or Something Else?: By a Certain Age, Something 'Off' Could Be Something Wrong: LINK


The Kennedy Krieger Institute's pioneer research captured on video:
WATCH THE VIDEOS


Study Suggests Autism Causes Are Genetic: LINK


1 in 150? Polling Director Gary Langer on What's in a Number: LINK


Using technology: Researchers to create autism DNA databank to identify variations and treatments: LINK


How to help: LINK


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