Life Lessons with Karla Akins Author of A Pair of Miracles According to the Centers for Disease Controland Prevention, an estimated one in 68 children has been identified with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Although a growing number of parents face similar circumstances, many still feel isolated and alone. In A Pair of Miracles: A Story of Autism, Faith, and Determined Parenting Karla Akins, the mother of twin sons with autism, offersencouragement and reassurance. Q: Tell us a little bit about your family. How many children do you have and how did your family come together ?

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