Information and useful news about different pathologies, illnesses, and disorders that affect children. Treatment, help diagnosing, forms, prevention, tricks, ideas, etc.

Teacher burnout: What is it and what consequences does it have on students?

Teacher burnout: What is it and what consequences does it have on students?

Stress and unmotivated teachers are becoming a common issue among faculty. Low self-esteem, work overload, emotional exhaustion and difficulties in dealing with disruptive, uninterested, rebellious students, […]

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Sensory Processing Disorder

Sensory Processing Disorder: What is it? What are the symptoms, treatments and does my child exhibit any signs? Take the mini quiz!

“Sometimes the noise in my life bothers me. It hurts my ears.” These are common things people with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or Sensory Integration […]

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Tapping into the Oedipus Complex: Have I ever been in love with my parents?

Tapping into the Oedipus Complex: Have I ever been in love with my parents?

What if I told you that you were in love with your parents? You would think, “of course I am, they’re my parents!” But, what […]

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Online Dyscalculia Quiz

Do You Think Your Child Might Have Dyscalculia? Take The Online Dyscalculia Quiz

Dyscalculia is a learning disorder characterized by a difficulty learning mathematical operations, numbers, and symbols. If you think your school-aged child might have dyscalculia, take […]

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Benefits of Having a Dog for an Autistic Child

There are different types of autism and different autism therapies for each type. While traditional occupational therapy can help a great deal, looking into alternative […]

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Is Autism The Same In Both Sexes? Possible Differences In Autism Symptoms Between Boys and Girls

Is Autism The Same In Both Sexes? Possible Differences In Autism Symptoms Between Boys and Girls

There have been many different studies conducted about autism in children that makes us believe that girls have a type of genetic protection against autism. […]

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New Treatment for Pitt-Hopkins Autism

New Treatment for Pitt-Hopkins Autism

Researchers as the Lieber Institute for Brain Development (LIBD) have, for the first time, identified a possible treatment for Pitt-Hopkins autism. Pitt-Hopkins syndrome (PHS) is […]

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Dyscalculia test online: Find out if your child has math difficulties

Dyscalculia test online: Find out if your child has math difficulties

What is dyscalculia? Dyscalculia consists of a neurological alteration that causes profound difficulties when identifying numbers and counting. Sometimes this disorder is known as “math […]

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Painting Is Beneficial For Autistic Children: Iris Grace, The Little Genius

Painting Is Beneficial For Autistic Children: Iris Grace, The Little Genius

Iris Grace is a 6 year-old autistic girl who is fascinated by three things: her cat, Thula, playing the violin, and painting. There’s nothing more […]

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Cómo manejar la agresividad en niños con TDAH

How to Handle Aggressiveness In Children With ADHD

It’s important to know how to handle aggressiveness in children with ADHD, as children who suffer from this disorder are impulsive because of their excessive energy, which […]

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Long term effects of depression on preschool children's cognitive development

Long term effects of depression on preschool children’s cognitive development

Long term effects of depression on preschool children’s cognitive development – EurekAlert! Molly MinchewMolly is a writer specialized in health and psychology. She is passionate about […]

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Advances in autism: The vascular system could be the key to new treatment and detection methods

Advances in autism: The vascular system could be the key to new treatment and detection methods

While past research has focussed on the neurological structure and function in a patient’s brain, NYU researchers have found evidence of the disorder in the […]

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Autism diagnosis: scientists for the first time have identified a marker in the brain linked to autism that can be detected by MRI

Autism diagnosis: scientists for the first time have identified a marker in the brain linked to autism that can be detected by MRI

How Is autism diagnosed? Until now, there was no medical test that could diagnose autism. Instead, specially trained practitioners had to made a subjective diagnosis. […]

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CogniFit’s grant program offers new support for brain health in children with Down syndrome

CogniFit’s grant program offers new support for brain health in children with Down syndrome

200 children will benefit from a personalized brain-training program tailored to their specific cognitive needs thanks to CogniFit’s scientifically validated cognitive assessment and brain fitness […]

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Brain changes in kids learning math

Brain changes in kids learning math

Many kids ask their math teacher why learning a particular mathematical concept or skill is important. When helping kids out with their homework, many parents […]

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Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool

Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool

Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool. Peer-reviewed research has shown that cognitive training with CogniFit boosts reading skills in dyslexic students. You can access […]

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Autism researchers surprised by impaired brain connections

Autism researchers surprised by impaired brain connections

Autism researchers surprised by impaired brain connections. Local coordination of brain activity is impaired in people with autism, according to a new study. It’s been […]

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Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Researchers trying to uncover the mechanisms that cause attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder […]

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