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On Parenting
Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/09/2011

Autism spectrum disorders more common than previously thought, study says

The prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in children is more common than previously thought, says a new study from the American Journal of Psychiatry. ASDs were found in every 1 out of 38 kids, much higher than the recent estimate of 1 in 110 kids by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.

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By On Parenting  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/09/2011

 
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