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Common Signs Of Autism or Communication Challenges

Diagnosing autism may be troublesome. Pediatrician Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson supplies some indicators that your youngster may need communication challenges. Seattle Mama Doc Blog: www.seattlemamadoc.com Seattle Mama Doc Facebook: www.fb.com/seattlemamadoc Seattle Mama Doc Twitter: www.twitter.com/seattlemamadoc Seattle Mama Doc podcast: www.soundcloud.com/seattlemamadoc source

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Understanding autism: A virtual reality experience

According to the National Autistic Society 99% of people in the UK have heard of autism, but only 16% of autistic people feel the public truly understands it. In this film three members of the Counselling Directory team try an ‘autism virtual reality experience’ to see how it can feel …

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Autism linked to vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy

Researchers in Australia have found a link between vitamin D deficiencies in pregnant women and autism. The study, which was published in the journal “Molecular Psychiatry,” discovered that pregnant women who had low vitamin D levels when they were 20 weeks pregnant were more likely to have a child who …

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Stranger In The Family (Autism Documentary) – Real Stories

Autism is a condition that can leave one child mildly impaired and another totally lost in a nether world. It is a neurological disorder that affects the central nervous system. It affects communication and language skills: speech, touch, and hand eye co-ordination… ‘Stranger in the Family’ looks at the efforts …

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Autism Gift Guide – Sensory Toys For Your Autistic Child

This is our autism gift guide. Buying gifts for special needs kiddos at Christmas, birthday, etc can be a challenge. It’s especially difficult for low functioning kids that don’t make requests or write lists. Hopefully we can help you out. Shape Sorting Cube: http: //amzn.to/2knP6XI PlayFoam: http: //amzn.to/2jNwxc2 Bead Set: …

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