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The Gut-Brain Connection in Autism

The gut has been deemed the “second brain”. The makeup of our microbiome can have a significant impact on your child’s cognitive function, speech, and focus. Read more to find out how you can test for these imbalances and how to treat them naturally.

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Sensory Processing Disorder - How It Can Cause Picky Eating & More!

Sensory processing is a vital process that refers to the way our nervous system interprets our senses and turns them into a response. Since eating is one of the most sensory-rich activities, Sensory Processing Disorder can be a major contributor to a picky diet and even lead to other issues like nutrient deficiency, gastrointestinal issues, and blood sugar abnormalities.

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