Birth spacing and Autism

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jan/9/close-birth-spacing-linked-to-autism/?page=2 A study at Columbia University (New York) has found that there is a higher instance...


My son my have Autism....

My son is almost 3, and we are on the road to getting him tested for Autism. He doesn't speak, throws the worst temper tantrums (beating his head into things and people,...


Aspergers and ADHD

My son was just diagnosed with Aspergers and ADHD. I have never heard of this particular spectrum disorder but i have heard of Autism of course! I have many questions and would...

Started by Tricia on 09/29/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/04/2014 by Spencer Dominic


Will he ever talk???

Hi! My son just turned 4 in July and is still not talking! He does have an autism and adhd diagnosis. He has been in an early intervention since he was 15 months and we have...


Separating MMR?

Has anyone spearated the MMR vaccine? I keep reading articles that say you should split it up and others that say you shouldn't. Any thoughts??

Started by Jill on 08/31/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/31/2009 by Sarra



If I just had a quarter for every time I heard a teacher say "You JUST need to get Ja writting then he could be in regular classes." At 12 my sons writting is worse than my 6 yr...


Putting a leash on your children

I went to the mall the other day and i saw something that shocked me, this mother had a little blue leash around her son and the string was wrapped around her arm. When i saw...

Started by Anine on 05/11/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/11/2010 by Kristie



Hello All I just wanted to introduce myself, im Claire a mum of 4 happy and (very) loud children 3 girls and a boy, my son Dylan has Autism among other communication...


children of special needs

hi ladies, my name is tracy and i am very new to this group. i have 3 children, 2 biological and 1 step. my first topic i guess, or question really is .... is there others...

Started by Tracy on 11/08/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 11/09/2009 by Connie