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Behaviors/Symptoms & Remedy Chart

Autism, ADHD and any other behavioral condition can be very complicated. There can be multiple factors happening in the body to cause specific behaviors. I believe in a holistic approach with determining what factors are at the root of the behaviors and treating those at the core. Here is a list of some of the […]

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Vitamin D and Behaviors

Vitamin D and Autism New research is showing that up to 75% of children on the autism spectrum show significant improvement with high dose Vitamin D supplementation. Vitamin D levels are very often significantly lower in children with autism and ADHD. Vitamin D has many vital roles in our body, including enhancing intestinal absorption of […]

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How Diet Change Helped My Son’s Autism

When my son first started showing signs of autism, I was determined to give it my all and find out how to help him. I was so excited to have this little guy; I followed every guideline to a “T” and I watched all of his milestones so carefully.  All of his developmental milestones were […]

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What Are Food Sensitivities & How Do They Contribute To Children’s Behaviors?

Most people are very aware of the effects of common food allergies. People may suffer from hives, difficulty breathing, sneezing, runny nose, or itching. Very commonly overlooked, however, are food sensitivities (commonly referred to as “hidden food allergies”) which can contribute to many different health conditions as well. If someone has a sensitivity to a […]

Favorite Autism Resources

When we first decided to change the way our family ate, it was challenging. This was such a big change and it was something completely foreign to us. My husband was not on board with it in the least because we were literally taking out the only things in my son’s diet that he would […]

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Helping My Child With Autism. Where Do I Start?

Prior to 1980, autism was only seen in approximately 1 in 10,000 kids. Now, according to the CDC, autism rates are 1 in 45. There are many pieces to the autism puzzle.   The medical community agrees that there are multiple factors involved in autism and it is the general consensus that it is caused […]