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Is Autism common?

According to the statistics gathered by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 1 in 88 American children are diagnosed with autism and it is five more times more common in boys. It is also common in 10% of children who have genetic or chromosome disorders. For more information about early onset autism, contact the staff at MindWorks Rehabilitation Center in McAllen at (956) 972-0404.