Nancy Grace: Don't change autism definition

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  • The American Psychiatric Association is considering changing its guidelines for the definition of autism
  • Nearly 2 million children considered autistic in this country

The American Psychiatric Association is considering changing its guidelines for the definition of autism.

With nearly two million children considered autistic in this country, the new guidelines could essentially eliminate a huge portion of people clinically diagnosed.

Nancy Grace breaks down what it means for you.

For the latest on this story, watch "Nancy Grace" weeknights at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. EST on HLN.

 

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