Do you feel as if your emotions are out of control? Here are some steps to getting control over them once again. Also remember to reach out to friends, family members, and professionals if you feel as though your emotions are more than you can deal with alone.
If you feel that your dog might have a serious illness, you should always take them to a veterinarian. Here are some symptoms you'll want to look out for.
Helping a young man with autism learn to shave can be difficult if he has sensory issues and motor skill challenges. In this video from Real Look Autism, an Occupational Therapist provides ideas for helping teach this personal hygiene skill.
Mouthwash is an antiseptic, and has more uses than you might think. Keep it on hand can help with more than oral hygiene.
Stress can be debilitating, and can impact all aspects of your life. Here are some ideas for lowering the stress of daily life.
Drinking too much soda can be a problem, especially if you're adding too many calories to your diet or drinking soda instead of healthier options. This video offers some guidelines to help you manage soda intake.
Water in your ear after swimming or bathing can be annoying and a potential health problem. Here's a video to help you dry out your ear canal safely.
Last Tuesday my sister Connie had to have a surgery.
Here's what really gets to us about the holiday season. It's not the way advertisers assault us, though that's troubling.
By the time you read this, I will have returned from a week’s vacation in Florida with my family.
Schedule-based living, however, can be a tricky proposition. On the one hand, a schedule orders the day, the expectations, and is comforting to Madison who has difficulty with transitions....
The search for a postsecondary program for a student like Cameron is not much fun. It’s actually pretty awful.
Last week I had the opportunity to head to Washington, DC to attend the “Autism Speaks to Washington” summit.
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