BVC – Autism and Connection to Vision Problems

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http://youtu.be/xAB7Rd_PWjQ Better Vision for Children Foundation - Autism and Connection to Vision Problems Purpose and Goal of the Better Vision for Children Foundation - Saving Lives and Eyes of Children. Screening eyes as early as possible (before children turn 3, if possible), will identify and prevent various problems; including but not limited to cancer, blindness, autism, etc.
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1 in 68 Kids Has Autism

1 in 68 Kids Has Autism

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1 in 68 Kids Has Autism, CDC Says (Source: ABC News, Diane Sawyer) One in 68 kids has autism, according to new study that suggests the developmental disorder is on the rise. The sobering new stat, based on 2010 data released today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, represents a 29 percent increase in autism prevalence since 2008 and a 62 percent increase since 2006. One in 42 boys and one in 189 girls fall on the autism spectrum, according to the study. “The number of children identified with autism continues to increase and the characteristics of these children have changed over time,” said study author Coleen Boyle, director of the CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities. “While progress has been made, there is…
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