Autism: The Musical

April 1, 2008 at 10:45 am Leave a comment

Autism: The Musical, the HBO documentary airing this week, can also be seen online by clicking here.

It opens with a shocking statistic: in 1980, 1 in 10,000 children were diagnosed with autism. Now, it’s 1 in 150. Improved diagnostic techniques and better reporting can’t entirely explain the increased rate, high enough so that today begins Autism Awareness Month.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Forest Hills, health, parenting, timely topic.

2 of 5 Thunderstorm Has Arrived

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Recent Posts

E-mail

splittinghairsinforesthills at earthlink dot net

%d bloggers like this: