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Autism on the rise?
Date posted: 08/05/2017
Is autism really on the rise? It certainly looks that way – the news is full of stories about increasing numbers of children in schools, funding for people with autism blowing the NDIS budget (NDIS budget under strain with boom in autism diagnoses) and autism numbers in government surveys increasing exponentially over the past ten years.Read more