Vaccines can save lives, eliminating your child's risk for life-threatening diseases. However, reports linking vaccines to Autism had parents foregoing vaccination. This article helps dispels misconceptions. Why were vaccines linked to Autism? The rise of autism, which shows up before age 3, happens to coincide with the increased number and type of vaccine shots in the … [Read more...] about Vaccines cleared of Autism risk
First, talk to your doctor. He can explain the Autism and Vaccine issue in depth; you can start by asking him questions about the studies we mentioned in this article . You can also discuss alternative vaccine schedules, such as giving measles as a single shot and the MMR only until the possibility of autism is much lower, usually after 3 years of age. … [Read more...] about I know vaccine doesn’t cause Autism, but I want to play it safe. What can I do?
If you have a child with special needs (like autism or other learning disorders), a lot of your time and energy will go to understanding his condition and giving him support. But what about his brothers and sisters? They may sometimes feel resentful of all the attention he is getting, or think it's unfair that they are not treated equally. 'How come he doesn't get punished if … [Read more...] about How to help siblings of special needs children