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Join HealthDay for #AutismChat

WEDNESDAY, May 20 -- Autism is 10 times more prevalent than it was a decade ago, and physicians and parents are looking for answers through new research.

Join @HealthDayEditor tomorrow, Thurs. May 21, with HealthDay's Chief Medical Officer @HealthDayMD as we host a Twitter Chat on Autism. We will be joined by experts from Mayo Clinic Health System, Autism Speaks, Texas Children's Hospital and the UC Davis Mind Institute.

This Twitter Chat will discuss support services, online tools and ways to help children with autism transition into adulthood. You're invited to join the conversation tomorrow, Thursday, May 21 at 2 p.m. ET.

For a full hour, follow along for resources, new research and more.

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

Hashtag: #AutismChat

Participants: @HealthDayEditor, @HealthDayMD, @ReynaCMachado, @mayoclinicHS, @AReevesMD, @autismspeaks, @AS_ScienceGuy, @LNaeder, @TexasChildrens and @UCDMINDINST.

Host: @HealthDayEditor

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