You are probably already aware of the many important roles the ‘sunshine vitamin’ plays in the human body, including the maintenance of healthy bones and teeth, facilitating healthy immune and nervous systems, supporting cardiovascular health, regulating insulin levels and numerous other functions. However, you may well be surprised to discover that Vitamin D is also … Continue reading DID YOU GET ENOUGH VITAMIN D THIS SUMMER?
Finally, the season of runny noses, colds and flues has arrived! Children and adults with compromised immune systems have already been busy sneezing and coughing. Some people say that this is entirely normal behaviour for this time of the year, I, however, disagree with such an opinion. It is never “normal” for either our … Continue reading PREPARE YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM FOR THE WINTER SEASON
I am sure you have noticed that our days have been getting shorter and that we now experience far less sun light exposure. At this time of year lots of people start to undergo a form of seasonal blues, lack of energy and emotional slumps. People who are especially sensitive to such changes of environment … Continue reading SET YOUR INTERNAL CLOCK FOR GREAT WINTER SEASON
The summer holidays are here and, of course, many of us are getting ready to have some fun, relax and meet lots of interesting people. However, for families with children with autism, summer can be a particularly challenging time. Keeping children on the spectrum busy and entertained during the holidays can be exhausting, expensive and … Continue reading 5 TIPS FOR PARENTS FOR AN AUTISM-FRIENDLY SUMMER
How often do you hear mothers of children with autism saying things like: “I am so exhausted because my son is having such a hard time with his behaviour”, “I had a very rough night with my husband losing his temper and my children crying”, “I am emotionally tired and physically drained”? Probably very often! … Continue reading 7 Energy Restoring Tips For Exhausted Mothers of Children With Autism
How quiet and peaceful is your sleep? Do you manage to get quality rest during the night time? If you are a mother of a child with autism, then it is very likely that your answer to these questions will be negative! 80% of children with ASD have sleep problems and this, of course, effects … Continue reading ARE YOU LOOKING FOR THE ANSWER TO WHY YOUR CHILD ISN’T SLEEPING? 3 Tips For Mothers of Children With Autism to Help Their Little Ones Get a Better Night’s Sleep