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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Season 12 Episode 1210 | 26m 49s

Autism, the developmental disability that causes difficulty with communication and social interaction, is on the rise. One out of every 88 children in the United States is believed to have Autism or a related disorder. That's a 78% increase compared to a decade ago. In this episode we examine what’s behind the numbers, the latest in treatment, and how families cope when the diagnosis is Autism.

Aired: 05/02/12

Rating: NR

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