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Autism facts. Did you know???

Posted Monday, April 22, 2013 by Charlie Rizzuto

  • 67 children are diagnosed with autism per day.

  • Autism is the fastest growing serious developmental disibility in the U.S.

  • People with Autism often have unusual (not typical) reactions to the way things sound, smell, taste, look or feel.

  • About 40% of children with autism do not speak.  About 25-30% of children with autism have some words at 12 to 18 months of age and then lose them.  Others might speak, but not until later in childhood.

  • Autism is the fastest growing developmental disorder, yet it is the most underfunded.

  • Sign of Autism:  No words at 16 months.

  • Autism varies from person to person, no two people with autism are exactly alike.

  • Autism is a bio-neurological developmental disability that generally appears before the age of 3



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