sensory processing disorder

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WEGO Health Blog’s Advocating for Another Carnival: August 23, 2012

This week, I will be posting a series in response to specific topics, as part of the WEGO Health Blog’s Advocating for Another Carnival 2012. You can do this too; click here for more information! Day Three: Challenge Accepted In this post, writers are asked to share three challenges faced as a parent. As anyone … Continue reading

strange bedfellows: type 1 diabetes and sensory processing disorder

My seven-year-old daughter, Madeline, has Type 1 Diabetes, an autoimmune disorder that has destroyed her pancreas’ ability to produce insulin. She also has Sensory Processing Disorder, which mainly affects her ability to register and respond to vestibular and tactile input. The marriage of these two conditions is nothing short of a horror show, a fact … Continue reading

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