Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often have trouble accepting an array of tastes, textures and temperatures of foods. As noted in recent studies on the topic, “the estimated prevalence of feeding problems in children with autism has been reported to be as high as 90 percent, with close to 70 percent of children described as selective eaters.” (more…)
The use of Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is on the rise and for good reason. It’s been associated with alleviating several uncomfortable and painful symptoms related to a variety of medical issues. People from everyday adults to professional athletes are starting to incorporate CBD oil products into their training and fitness regimens in order to speed up recovery and even improve performance.
But is it safe for kids? (more…)
Parents often face challenges with meal time for their children. This becomes especially challenging following medical or behavioral challenges. Feeding patterns are established early on in a child’s life. It is important for parents to identify their ideals and establish a routine prior to expecting a child to comply with something that is unrealistic for the family to implement. (more…)