Tag: Autism

Help for the Challenges of Autism

Hands and puzzle pieceThere are many challenges that individuals (and families) living with autism experience on a day-to-day basis. The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (CANDO Clinic), offers a list of resources to help with these challenges. Additional resources are listed below.

Join the conversation. Do you know of any resources for autism support? Share your ideas with the autism community.

The Benefits of CBD: Fact or Fiction?

CBD productsWith the recent legalization of marijuana in Massachusetts, the cannabis industry has been booming. CBD or cannabidiol products haven’t only been used for recreation, but many believe that these oils, gummies and topicals may serve as natural remedies for the fol:

  • Pain
  • Inflammation
  • Anxiety
  • Epilepsy
  • Depression
  • Acne

Additionally, many individuals have confidence that CBD products may help those who suffer from autism or other neurobehavioral disorders, easing hypersensitivities to things, such as light and sound.

But, do they work?