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How to Help My Special Needs Child Adjust to Daycare

Transitions can be difficult for younger children, particularly those with sensory processing disorders or those not fond of change altogether. Transitioning into daycare is no exception. But, depending on your child and family situation, they might not have any problems with a new daycare situation. Even so, it's a good idea to equip yourself with…
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What are the Signs of Hypotonia?

Hypotonia describes low muscle tone. If your newborn has it, they'll most likely feel limp when you hold them in your arms — kind of like a rag doll. This is why it's also referred to as "floppy infant syndrome."  Physicians can diagnose hypotonia within the first several minutes of the baby's life. They perform…
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Signs My Child Has a Handwriting Problem

Learning to write sentences and words correctly and clearly is an essential focus for children in their elementary school years. All younger children have some difficulty when trying to perfect their penmanship. But, if you notice your child's handwriting is unclear or distorted consistently, that could be due to a learning disability known as dysgraphia and you'll…
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