Articles tagged with 'Autism spectrum' | Checkup Newsroom

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2016
April
21,
2016
| 09:06 PM America/Chicago
More than one-third of school age children with autism spectrum disorder wander away from home, the first nationwide study on the issue shows. Released earlier this year, the survey looked at more than 3,500 school-aged kids with either ASD, intel...
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2015
December
02,
2015
| 09:43 PM America/Chicago
Recently, we reported on the increase in children, ages 3 to 17, diagnosed with autism in the United States. Joyce Mauk, M.D., CEO and medical director of the Child Study Center, believes the increase in more kids being diagnosed is because examin...
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November
13,
2015
| 08:59 PM America/Chicago
A new survey shows a significant increase in the number of children, ages 3 to 17, diagnosed with autism in the United States. But the research may simply be a matter of parents being more mindful of autism than they were previously. “What is t...
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