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August 26, 2019

Creating An Autism Friendly Home


Creating an autism friendly home is vital if you are looking after children with autism. This article is a contribution from our good friend Ali Elen. Thank you Ali for bringing this important subject to front of mind. Of course- any new parent finds sooner or later that they must adjust their home once their child […]

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July 24, 2019

Weighted Lap Pad- Your Child’s Secret Weapon

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A weighted lap pad is an incredibly simple tool that can change your child’s life very quickly for the better. Weighted lap pads are becoming increasingly popular as a natural and affordable way to help both kids and adults relax and self sooth during the day. Think about for a moment. Here is one of […]

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May 26, 2019

Autism Traits

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Autism traits are becoming more widely accepted. Whilst autism may present in different ways depending on where you are on the spectrum, it is not wise to ignore it as there is a lot of help and support out there nowadays which can assist normal functioning and a normal life.  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects the […]

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March 25, 2019

What Are The Symptoms Of ADHD In Kids

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The symptoms of ADHD in kids should be well understood to that not every child who is slightly disruptive is labelled with ADHD. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a medical condition where a person finds it difficult to control impulsive behaviour, pay attention, and act normally. This disorder is influenced by changes in brain […]

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February 27, 2019

Causes for Autism – What Are The Latest Findings?

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Causes for Autism are often elusive and still require much investigation. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) has been affecting the lives of 1 in every 68 children in the United States. In the UK, 700,000 people are known to be on the autism spectrum. If you include their families thats 2.8 million people affected by the […]

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August 22, 2018

Early Signs Of Autism In Babies And Toddlers

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It is important to be alert for and pay attention to early signs of autism in your baby and toddler. Whilst all kids develop in their own time, it is vital that if you notice a few odd signs or suspect something is “not quite right” that you get an opinion and assessment by a […]

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August 7, 2018

Famous People With Autism-Be Inspired

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Do you know any famous people with Autism? Even though the Autism spectrum covers a vast array of disorders and manifests in different ways, it always helps to know you are not alone. Whilst it is often a debilitating disease for many people (and their families), there are some high functioning famous people some alive […]

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