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Pediatricians Offer Safety Advice for Kids with Autism

Date Published: 
October 20, 2017

An article published by an American Academy of Pediatrics website offers families advice on how to prevent wandering and wandering-related injuries in children with autism. The article, on the HealthyChildren.org website, also highlighted research by the Interactive Autism Network (IAN). A 2012 IAN study found that almost half of children with autism had wandered from a safe space at least once after age 4. Click the link to learn more.