Some things, as do people, fascinate me. Autism is a subject matter that I simply can't learn enough about. To learn that the numbers are increasing is worth your time as a parent to be aware of, especially if your child is pre-toddler age. I have attached a YouTube video which is worth your time if you have questions regarding this topic. Blessings.
Click the link below to hear lecture by Dr. Barbara Bennett @ University of California
I know you're busy; but if you have the time this next link as told firsthand by a parent is especially poignant and eye-opening: