Autism

How Can I Plan Better Playdates For My Child With Autism?

How Can I Plan Better Playdates For My Child With Autism?

Playdates are a great way for little kids to practice social interactions and develop cognitive and language skills, as well as practice self-regulation—especially if they don’t have regular exposure to other kids through a daycare or preschool setting. Of course, they can also be challenging for any parent for the…

Can Eating Only Junk Food Really Make You Go Blind?

Can Eating Only Junk Food Really Make You Go Blind?

A teenager lost his vision after eating an extremely limited diet for years. The story is being sensationalised in headlines about junk food making you go blind, and the boy is sure to be a punchline to parents’ cautionary tales for years to come. But this is really a story…