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October 08, 2009

On Oct. 5, 2009, the American Academy of Pediatrics' journal Pediatrics published a study that found a parent-reported autism prevalence rate of one in every 91 American children, including one in 58 boys. Read Autism Speaks' press release about the study and find media coverage of the story below.

ABC News (see also this blog post about the study's methodology)

Associated Press

CBS Early Show

WCBS-NY (Radio) - New York, N.Y.

Chicago Tribune

HealthDay News

KYW1060 Radio

National Public Radio




USA Today

Washington Post


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