AUTISM

By Kaity

Basic information

Autism-psychiatry abnormal, self-absorption, usually affecting children, characterized by lack of response to people and actions and limited ability to communicate.


Daily life- they have a hard time interacting with other people. EX;they have troubles making friends, being in groups of people.


Life spam- live like a normal person

Cause

Mutation caused-it is cause by abnormalities in the brain. But there is not yet a "trigger" to cause it

Chromosome-none

Gene-none

Treatment and other facts

Usually children who have autism go to therapy.


Boys are 5 times more likely to have autism then girls.

Autism costs a family 60,000 dollars a year.