KEY FIND­INGS

India Today - - HEALTH -

10 mil­lion

chil­dren likely to suf­fer from autism in In­dia

1-1.5%

or 1 in 66 chil­dren be­tween ages 2 and 9 are af­fected in In­dia

1 in 150

and 1 in 500 chil­dren was the es­ti­mate un­til now

1 in 20

chil­dren with autism also has Frag­ile X Syn­drome

80-90%

of the brain grows in childhood. Hence ther­a­pies work best early

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