We Are All the Same Inside

Autism: By Laura

5 Key Facts

Taking care of a person with Autism cost $60,000 a year on average.


Boys are more likely than girls to have Autism.


One in five children with autism has been excluded from school, many more than once.


Autism is more common than childhood cancer, diabetes, and AIDS combined.


More and more doctors and researches are referring to autism as autisms, because each child's case is different, as are each child's causes and treatments.


Websites:

http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/09/21_autism.html

http://www.autismspeaks.org/what-autism/facts-about-autism

3 Words of Advice

Doctors says the best things you can do is:


-Learn about Autism


-Become an expert of your child


-Accept your child


-Don't ever give up


-Stick to a schedule


-Reward Good Behavior


-Create a home safe zone


Website:

http://www.helpguide.org/mental/autism_help.htm