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March 21, 2016
The findings of one charity point out that people with autism die earlier than others; two prominent causes of mortality are epilepsy and suicide.
"Citing recent research carried out in Sweden, the charity Autistica described the problem as an 'enormous hidden crisis'.
"The study, in the British Journal of Psychiatry, suggested autistic people die on average 16 years early."--Dominic Howell, the BBC news