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Does Autism Raise the Risk of PTSD? – Scientific American

The two conditions share many traits, but the connection has been largely overlooked until now

 

Having autism can sometimes mean enduring a litany of traumatic events, starting from a young age. And for many, those events may add up to severe and persistent post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Source: Does Autism Raise the Risk of PTSD? – Scientific American


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