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Covid-19 and Autism

It is a difficult time for all of us to adjust, however it is more of a challenge for those with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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Covid-19: Adjustment to lock-down

We are in lock-down, it is okay to take time to adjust to the new reality.  It is only temporary, but very necessary to save lives.

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Asthma and Covid-19

With Covid-19 around, now is the time to maximise the management of your child's asthma.  Prevention is by avoiding infection with good hand washing and physical distancing.

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Covid-19

In the midst of Covid-19 some links to good resources for parents and children.

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Tics or Tourette Syndrome?

What is the difference between tics and Tourette syndrome?

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Constipation or confusipation?

Constipation, why is it so hard?  All puns intended.

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Auditory Processing Disorder

A child can hear sounds but struggles to process that information.

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ADHD and ASD part of the same?

When I was training in paediatrics, most of the behavioural disorders taught about and seen were lumped into Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), with a few of severely affected children...

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The use of Mindfulness

I have been using mindfulness myself regularly for over three years now.

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ADHD and micronutrients

There has been recent media coverage on micronutrients improving symptoms in children with ADHD, I thought I would take a closer look.

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