12May, 2017

Autism Awareness

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What is Autism? Autism spectrum disorder is a developmental disorder that typically appears during early childhood and impairs a person’s ability to communicate and interact. Autism is defined by a certain set of behaviors such as; delayed learning of language; difficulty making eye contact or holding a conversation; difficulty with reasoning and planning, narrow, intense interests; poor motor skills and sensory sensitivity. Autism spectrum disorder symptoms vary widely and vary in severity. The 2016 prevalence of autism has risen to 1 in every 68 births from the 2004 rate of […]