FACT: It is estimated that as many as 1/3 of individuals with autism spectrum disorder also have epilepsy. Epilepsy is a brain disorder marked by recurring seizures, or convulsions. Symptoms may include:
- Unexplained staring spells
- Stiffening of muscles
- Involuntary jerking of limbs
- Facial twitching
- Unexplained confusion
- Severe headaches
Consult your child’s pediatrician if you notice any of these symptoms.
Adrienne’s little boy shows off his BLUE to the birds.
A reader sent me a picture of some beautiful spring flowers that have sprung up in her yard.