Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Autism Awareness Day

Did you know . . . .
1 in 50
children are diagnosed with autism
1 in 94
boys are on the autism spectrum
67 c
hildren are diagnosed per day
a new case is diagnosed almost
every 20 minutes

More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes and cancer combined.

Autism is a complex neurobiological disorder that lasts a person's lifetime. It affects communication skills, socialization abilities and behavior.

For more information: Autism Resources
Here is a movie: AUTISM EVERYDAY

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