from The Conversation
– this post authored by Luke Beardon, Sheffield Hallam University
“So what’s going on with autism?” wondered US President, Donald Trump, in a recent discussion with educators at the White House.
“When you look at the tremendous increase, it’s really – it’s such an incredible – it’s really a horrible thing to watch, the tremendous amount of increase.”
Is President Trump right? Is there a tremendous increase in the prevalence of autism?