Facts about Autism
- Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) now affects
1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys.
- Autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the U.S.
- Autism costs a family $60,000 a year on average.
- Boys are nearly five times more likely than girls to have autism.
- There is no medical detection or cure for autism.