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Sen. Menendez, Autism Speaks' Peter Bell Discuss CDC Study During Nutley Visit

NUTLEY (April 6, 2012) -- U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) said the recent autism prevalence study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was an "eyeopener," noting that the numbers for New Jersey were even... More...

Congress Briefed on Rising Prevalence, Cost of Autism as CDC Faces Budget Axe on Further Research

WASHINGTON, DC (April 25, 2012) --  The Congressional Autism Caucus hosted a Capitol Hill briefing on the recently announced increase in the prevalence of autism and a related study showing how the costs to society and i... More...

"As Autism Soars: No One Is Left Untouched"

 

 

“As Autism Soars: No One Is Left Untouched”

A Letter to Our Communityfrom Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer

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Sen. Casey Introduces Congressional Resolution Designating April as 'National Autism Awareness Month'

WASHINGTON, DC (March 30) -- U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) has introduced a Congressional resolution designating April as "National Autism Awareness Month." Referring to new autism prevalence numbers re... More...

Sen. Casey Introduces Congressional Resolution Designating April as 'National Autism Awareness Month'

WASHINGTON, DC (March 30) -- U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) has introduced a Congressional resolution designating April as "National Autism Awareness Month." Referring to new autism prevalence numbers re... More...

Prevalence FAQ

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Autism Speaks Demands an Urgent, New Response to the Autism Epidemic as CDC Updates Prevalence Estimates

NEW YORK, N.Y. (March 29, 2012) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today called on the nation’s elected and appointed leaders... More...

Autism Prevalence Rises to 1 in 88

Today the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ... More...

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