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Study examines autism law, financial burdens

Susan Chaityn Lebovits EurekAlert Spectrum of disorders leave families struggling with health-care needs. While the causes of autism continue to be debated and bandied about, real families who have children with autism spectrum disorders are left to struggle with expensive … Continue reading

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Autism More Common Than Previously Thought: CDC Report Shows One in 54 Boys Identified

Science Daily The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 88 children in the United States has been identified as having an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a new study released March 29 that looked … Continue reading

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New Autism Research Reveals Brain Differences at 6 Months in Infants Who Develop Autism

PR Newswire This study from the Infant Brain Imaging network, a nationally funded research network with four primary sites, including the Center for Autism Research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, suggests that autism does not appear suddenly in young … Continue reading

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