Austism

By: Zora Foster

Description of Autism

  • Developmental Disorder
  • Affects brain development
  • Impairs development of: communication, social, and behavioral skills
  • Symptoms appear between infancy and 3 years
  • Males 4x more likely than females


Works Cited

"Autism." Mayo Clinic. Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, n.d. Web. 31 Oct. 2013.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, n.d. Web. 31 Oct. 2013.