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Large study shows self-injury common among children with autism

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January 4, 2017- "Large study shows self-injury common among children with autism"- Two studies conducted through the University of Colorado examined medical records for more than 8,000 children with autism and found that approximately one in four children engage in self-injurious behavior. They also stated that children who engage in this behavior also tend to have mood and behavioral challenges as well as cognitive impairment.




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