My son’s surgery was rescheduled for January, because he had the flu. We got a phone call from the doctor, and she wants to push it to April. Why? Because she wants to look at placing a hearing aid at the same time. This has me worried. We have not decided about hearing aids . . . → Read More: Hearing Aids For Autistic Child
Raising an Autistic child can be very challenging, and at times heartbreaking. The following story is an autism mom’s lesson learned raising her autistic child. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did. It’s sad, but also inspiring.
It was 6:09 pm on a chilly November evening when the most beautiful . . . → Read More: A Mom’s Lesson Learned Raising an Autistic Child
With an autism child, transitioning for back to school can be a process. With my son, the affect of transitioning between summer vacation and going back to school, show’s up with his sleeping habits. When my son is anxious about something, or extremely excited, he has trouble sleeping. We all know that . . . → Read More: Transitioning for Back To School With Autism Child
One of my biggest issues with my autistic child is his bedwetting. I’ve tried everything to get my son to be potty trained at night, and nothing has worked. His doctor said it might be a problem with his sleep cycles. The only way to test that would be to have him go through . . . → Read More: Bedwetting Solutions For Autistic Child
I’ve been putting off writing this post. My son had his ear surgery. It was scary for him, even though we had prepared him for the ear surgery. When my daughter had her ear surgery, it was a simple procedure. Anyone raising an autistic child knows that there is no such thing . . . → Read More: Autism Child and Ear Surgery
Most of my time has been filled with taking care of my sick autistic child. My son has been sick for a couple weeks, and isn’t showing much improvement. It started off with his ears. He has the cyst in his left ear, but it’s his right ear that has been hurting. . . . → Read More: Taking Care Of A Sick Autistic Child
He loved sleeping with the bunny when he was a baby.
I am sorry that I didn’t post much last week. It was extremely busy. I am still trying to figure out what is wrong with my son’s ears. I took him back up to Duke last week. We saw the ENT, and . . . → Read More: Still Trying To Find Out What’s Wrong With His Ears
Did you read the article in the New York Times about Immune Disorders and Autism? I read it and didn’t think much of the article. I considered most of it as information I already knew. Immune system disorders as a cause for autism wasn’t a new thing for me.
So here’s the short of . . . → Read More: Immune System Disorders a Cause For Autism