While there is still much reserach to be done in finding a cure for Autism, ahere are a multitude of treatments and therapies that can help patients live happier, fuller lives. Many forms of Autism have an altered sensory information communicated between neurons. This is why Chiropractic Care can be extremely beneficial to these patients. Correcting the alignment (subluxation ) of the spine reduces interferences in the nervous system. Many fmailies report that the children and adults under care is more relaxed and displays more eye contact and an increased willingness to be social.
For over 17 years, Dr Jennifer Hastings has been helping families in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties experience greaster levels of wellbeing with Family Chiropractic Care. Depending on the patients needs, technique and visit time and environment is modified for those with high sensoral activity.
For parents who are seeking care for their child who was newly diagnosed with Autism, consider Pediatric Chiropractic Care. Chiropractic care, alongside other treatments like occupational therapy, nutrition modification, detoxification and what their developmental pediatrician prescribes, assists children’s overall physical health and cognitive development and function. Maintaining a healthy spinal alignment can also hels Autistic children with other problems like digestive disorders, sleep disturbances, and bedwetting.
Food sensitivity is common in children with Autism. Research indicates that there is an autoimmune component to some forms of Autism. Caregivers and patients with Autism should consider a food sensitivity test. This allows providers to identify any food allergies that are intensifying the patients symptoms.