Researchers Developing a New Test for Childhood Sleep Apnea

Researchers Developing a New Test for Childhood Sleep Apnea

Although sleep apnea is a common issue in American population, the condition defined as the repeated interruption of breathing during the sleep time is not so frequently found in children. It is still possible for children to experience sleep apnea, though. Keep reading to learn more.

A Great Resource for Muscular Dystrophy Patients and Caregivers

A Great Resource for Muscular Dystrophy Patients and Caregivers

Synergy HomeCare and the Muscular Dystrophy Association have engaged in a collaborative effort through which they have created a guide for newly diagnosed patients where they (and their caregivers) can learn everything about their disease and receive relevant information on how to prepare for its symptoms and live a full life. Keep reading to learn more.

MDA Summer Camp: The Summer of a Lifetime for Muscular Dystrophy Patients

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) annually provides a place for fun for kids with muscular dystrophy and other degenerative muscular diseases called the MDA Summer Camp. View this slideshow to learn more.

Social ABCs: An Early Intervention Program for Autism

Social ABCs: An Early Intervention Program for Autism

While there are many different initiatives examining the differences in the development of the brain in children with autism as compared to neurotypical children, these studies haven’t yet been able to pinpoint why a child will develop autism, or create some kind of plan that would reverse the effects of the condition.

Is It a Mistake to Give Melatonin to Children with Autism?

Is It a Mistake to Give Melatonin to Children with Autism?

Dr. David Clark, the Director of the Center for Autism Recovery in Dallas, TX believes that it is a mistake to give melatonin to children with autism.