14 Health Care Costs Set to Explode Under Trump

13. Autism

A young man with autism poses among his drawings

A young man with autism poses among his drawings. | Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

We’re learning more and more about autism. And the numbers indicate it might be a bigger issue than anyone ever realized. Roughly 1 out of every 68 children in the U.S. falls somewhere on the spectrum, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Under the American Health Care Act, that can lead to big costs. The analysis predicts surcharges of 135%, or more than $5,500.

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