The Need for Autism-Friendly Amusement Parks

The Need for Autism-Friendly Amusement Parks

With additional planning required, and occasionally not having the parks being sufficiently accommodating toward those with autism, many families have decided to simply avoid the parks.

Child Stops Breathing 27 Times an Hour Due to Sleep Apnea

Child Stops Breathing 27 Times an Hour Due to Sleep Apnea

It is during a child’s earliest years where much of their development takes place. However, some children do not have it so easy, especially for Mia Amdur, who has been diagnosed with childhood obstructive sleep apnea.

How Occupational therapy is used for children

How Occupational therapy is used for children

Occupational therapy helps improve the quality life of kids and deals with the visual-perceptual skills, fine motor skills, cognitive skills and sensory processing deficit. Occupational therapy is unique for each and every child, since every child learns at his or her own speed.

The Reality Behind Juvenile-Onset Fibromyalgia

The Reality Behind Juvenile-Onset Fibromyalgia

According to Mayo Clinic, about 2 to 6 percent of children are affected by fibromyalgia, mainly those who are adolescent girls. Keep reading to learn more about the reality those with juvenile-onset fibromyalgia face.

What to Do If a Child Has a Febrile Seizure?

What to Do If a Child Has a Febrile Seizure?

A febrile seizure usually occurs when your child has a fever or high body temperature. Even though febrile seizures occur with fever, you may not notice an increase in your child’s body temperature until after an episode of seizure. Read this article and know what to do if your child is having a febrile seizure.