Autism services cost U.S. citizens $236-262 billion annually.
Autism costs a family $60,000 a year on average.
Autism now affects 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys
Boys are nearly five times more likely than girls to have autism.
There is no medical detection or cure for autism, but the symptoms can be minimized with behavioral treatment.
Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.