Category Archives: Research Abstracts

Teenager Suffering From Avoidant-Restrictive Food Intake Disorder Goes Blind

Share List Children who suffer from sensory processing disorder (SPD) are often diagnosed with other disorders as well. One such disorder called avoidant-restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID) is being blamed for causing a teen to go blind because he was not comfortable eating a wide range of nutritious foods. Children are known for their picky […]

Autism – Brief Report On The Effects of Exercise

Share List In 1997, Mitchell and Rosenthal-Malek published a report in the Journal of Autism Development Disorder (27[2], 192-201) about the effects of exercise on the self-stimulatory behaviors and positive responding of adolescents with autism. According to their report, there have been earlier research performed that showed that exercise has had some success in diminishing […]