FOR KIDS WITH AUTISM, FOOD CAN BE A FIGHT
Children with autism spectrum disorders are five times more likely to have issues with eating, including tantrums at meals and extreme pickiness.
Some individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) can have problems relating to feeding and difficulties surrounding their diet
Many parents of children on the autism spectrum struggle with their child’s severe eating problems with little or no professional help.
Living with autism has many challenges that can affect the health and wellbeing of child and parent or caregiver. With support and teamwork between family and
registered dietitian, the fear and anxiety experienced can be lowered.