Autism

A common mental disorder

What is it?

Autism causes difficulties in social interaction, and difficulty communicating.


What causes it?

Autism is passed down genetically. It is NOT contagious.


Famous People with autism

Facts

  1. Most autistic people start showing signs at around 2-3 years old
  2. Autism Speaks is organization that helps autistic people
  3. Around 1 in 88 people have autism
  4. Over 2 million people in the US have autism
  5. Around 10 million people in the world have autism
  6. The number of people with autism has increased by 10-17 percent


Flyer by: Chase Kanipe

3rd Block


9/5/2013