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Stress Levels of Autism Moms is on par with Combat Soldiers. 8 Tips to reduce stress levels

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Stress Levels of Autism Moms is on par with Combat Soldiers. 8 Tips to reduce stress levels

A day in the life of a mom whose children are on the spectrum can be extremely challenging and filled with chronic stress. They spend most of their time catering to their children’s needs like driving them to various appointments, helping them avoid sensory overload, helping them eat or play etc., as opposed to mothers whose children aren’t on the spectrum. A study by the University of Wisconsin followed mothers of children and adults with Autism and found that the stress hormone cortisol and a biomarker known as CRP found in them are very similar in levels to that found in...

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11 Challenges Parents Face When Raising Children With Autism And Special Needs

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11 Challenges Parents Face When Raising Children With Autism And Special Needs

Autism is a complex developmental disorder that effects a person’s social skills, verbal and non-verbal communication, and their ability to play and learn in the same way as other children. As a result of these differences, children with autism often struggle in social settings, which can be difficult for parents to witness. However, it is possible to build a strong relationship with your child as long as you are patient, love them, and work to understand their needs.Here are 11 of some of the challenges parents face when raising children with Autism and Special Needs   1. Challenges with communication...

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