Autism: Key facts and figures

Published On: Apr 01 2012 04:44:28 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 28 2014 07:21:05 AM CDT

One in 68 U.S. children now has some form of autism. Find out more about the disorder.

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Autism, part of a group of disorders known as autism spectrum disorders (ASD), is a complex neurobiological disorder that typically lasts throughout a person's lifetime.

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