Lifespan of autistic people?
June 6, 2011 11:42 AM Subscribe
Do autistic people have shorter life expectancies ?
posted by JJkiss to health & fitness (10 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
I am wondering if something directly or closely related to the state of autism shortens the lifespan. The answer has been unclear online stating that they are more prone to accidents etc. However, my friend and I were discussing how we dont see that many older autistic individuals in society?