Autism: What You Need to Know

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  • What Are the Warning Signs?
  • How Is Autism Diagnosed?
  • Do Vaccines Cause Autism?
  • Can It Be Cured?
  • What Is Asperger Syndrome?
  • Today is World Autism Day
  • What is Autism?
  • Blacks and Autism
  • How Common Is It?
  • What Are the Symptoms?

Do Vaccines Cause Autism?

Despite popular and misguided belief, past and current studies have found that vaccines DO NOT cause autism in children. The reality is that the medical community doesn’t really know what causes autism, but some suspect that genetics or a family history of autism may put children more at risk. 

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