Autism Facts – 90 Unknown Facts About Autism

Autism fact sheet

Autism in a child can be diagnosed as early as 18 months.

World Autism Awareness Day is celebrated in April 2nd, from 2007.

April is considered as Autism Awareness Month.

Rain Man has won the most Oscar awards for any autism related film.

There is no cure to autism.

There are no medical tests to detect autism.

25% of individuals with autism are nonverbal.

Between 30% and 40% of individuals with autism also have seizures.

In 1943, Dr. Leo kanner was the first to describe autism.

Temple Grandin has the most Emmy awards for any autism related movie.