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April 2019 — Autism Spectrum Disorder…Autism Awareness Month
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April 2019 — Autism Spectrum Disorder…Autism Awareness Month

Explanation of Autism Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors. Parents usually notice signs in the first two years of their child’s life. Studies also show that autism is four to five times...