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autism prevalence

January 26, 2016

Study results provide foundation for building national system to address huge need for services; a model for other Latin American countries

December 09, 2015

The key finding shows that prevalence among 4-year-olds was 30 percent lower than CDC estimates for 8-year-olds.

November 13, 2015

National Health Interview Survey underscores gap between the number of kids diagnosed with autism and the number receiving services

July 23, 2015

New report shows increase in special education services for autism partly offset by decrease in services for intellectual disability

January 06, 2015

New study out of Denmark suggests that autism’s rising prevalence may stem, in part, from changes in diagnostic criteria

January 05, 2015

National autism monitoring network will look for advances in early identification, with special attention to new criteria for diagnosis

April 22, 2014

Report to autism community summarizes scientific findings behind new 1 in 68 estimate of autism prevalence in the United States

April 02, 2014

Autism Speaks President Liz Feld appeared on MSNBC's Jansing & Co. to discuss the CDC's new autism prevalence numbers, autism awareness