In my first post back, I wrote that I was having autism behavior problems with my son. I have since reached out to some professionals to answer questions about autism behavior management. As a parent, I like to think I know my child best, and that I have all of the answers. Well, I . . . → Read More: Autism Behavior Management Behavior and Techniques
Whether it’s your wife or husband or child, or a relative or close friend you are caring for, it is paramount that you become the best caregiver possible for your loved one. As a caregiver for my wife Jacqui during her brave journey to beat aml-leukemia, here is what I learned and can . . . → Read More: Caregiving with Love: Five Tips to Better Healing
What is it like living with autism in a world made for others? With over one million Americans affected, autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disabilities today according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. While early intervention services now exist for acclimating children with autism into school and society, it . . . → Read More: The Children of Raquette Lake: One Summer That Helped Change the Course of Treatment for Autism
For the parents of the 1 in 88 children affected by autism, the search for a cure and autism treatment can be difficult. Couple that with the fact that 40% of children are not diagnosed until age four and many parents find themselves in a frustrating position. Parents search for early detection and autism . . . → Read More: Autism Treatment New Study Offers Hope for Early Detection
Stem cell treatment is a controversial subject depending on how the stem cells are harvested, but for parents of autistic children the theoretical implications of stem cell treatment may be appealing.
Disorders on the autism spectrum are wide spread; it is believed that approximately 1 in 110 children are affected somehow on the scale. . . . → Read More: Having Cord Blood Saved Can Be Life Changing for Your Family
Dr. Gary Snyder Puts the Word “Happy” on a Patient’s Lips
Yesterday I had one of “those moments”–a blessing that often accompanies my type of medical practice; the elation happens when a patient turns the corner on a health issue—one we may have been working on for quite some time. While that’s . . . → Read More: Autistic Children Not Getting Help Needed
Below is a Press Release I recently received. I thought my readers might be interested in reading about this.
Lineagen Launches FirstStepDx Genetic Testing and Counseling Service to Help Physicians Diagnose Autism and Developmental Delay Earlier
- FirstStepDx genetic testing and counseling service empowers physicians with tools to enhance and accelerate the diagnostic . . . → Read More: New Genetic Testing For Early Autism Diagnosis