Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

The figure is a photograph of the CDC Emergency Operations Center with text about a new report from MMWR on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Surveillance Summaries

March 27, 2020
Prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder Among Children Aged 8 Years — Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 11 Sites, United States, 2016
Report findings indicate that there continue to be many children living with autism who need services and support, now and as they grow into adolescence and adulthood. Screening and awareness continue to identify children who will benefit from services.

The figure is an infographic stating that 1 in 54 8-year-old children were identified with autism based on data collected in 2016.

The figure is an infographic describing who should get tested for hepatitis C and when they should get tested.

Recommendations and Reports

April 10, 2020
CDC Recommendations for Hepatitis C Screening Among Adults — United States, 2020
CDC now recommends one-time hepatitis C screening for all adults 18 years and older, as well as screening of all pregnant women during every pregnancy.

Page last reviewed: April 9, 2020