Jazzy has always suffered from spontaneous nose bleeds. we have done a million things to try and minimize them but no matter what she has 2-3 nose bleeds every week. Usually they are pretty short, but sometimes it seems like they last ALL day! Wondered if it is a trend?
Son is 20, 6 ft 2 inches, limited language skills with significant sensory needs. Not at all aggressive, but can get anxious . He is very strong physically and strong willed.
Nose bleed cycle happens every year when he gets a cold. Nose bleeds sometimes happen when he hasn’t even picked it and they can go on for up to 20 minutes. Doesn’t help as he is constantly on the move and… read more
Does anyone have experience with getting a diagnosis for an older child? My step daughter is 10 and still hasn't had testing. We are finally on a waitlist for neuropsych. Any advice on what we cando while we wait?
My son is going to be 9 I am trying to find him a good backpack for school. He has a dedicated device he takes with him to school and now with winter snow coming snowpants are a must. So i am looking for something big enough that is durable and has a pocket for a device. Any suggestions?
He picks his nose until it bleeds. My son just turned 6 and he has always picked his nose. It has now gotten to the point where blood comes out of his nose and mouth. I'm not sure of what to do.
My grandson, a 13 yr. old aspie, lies continuously. In all seriousness he says he knows nothing about it, he did not do it. He is also epileptic - has grand mals and has had petit mals since a toddler. I wonder: 1) does he know he is lying? 2) does he not remember having done/not done whatever? 3) does he not recognize that he is lying and see the lies as justified protection?
Has anyone else dealt with this? If so,… read more
My son has been constantly picking his nose and eating the boogers...GAG! A few months ago he had a very bad nose bleed. Each time I see him digging for gold I ask him "Do you want your nose to bleed?" He replies "no" and pulls his finger from his nose. A few minutes later, he's right back at it. He's been using Nasalcort for several months as it helps prevent allergy symptoms and ear infections. So, a dry nose isn't the issue.… read more
My son is ten but is starting to get back heads on his nose. If he has a scab, he picks it till it bleeds. Any suggestions? We we're trying to get ideas before it becomes a problem.
Just wanted to know if anyone has used a weighted blanket for their child. I think Makayla would really benefit from one. They are expensive, but i may ask my mom and dad if they would go in on one with me.