Autism

The Special Needs Dentist

Ethan’s teeth are a major worry for me. After finally letting us put a toothbrush up to his mouth with some toothpaste on it last April this is where our progress has halted. His sensory issues with his mouth isn’t…

Blood Tests

Flu Vaccine, MMR Booster and More Blood …

Ethan hates the doctors, a trip to the doctors is a very stressful experience for all involved! It all started in 2012 when Ethan had tonsillitis and because of his sensory issues with his mouth, Ethan had to be pinned…

Autism

Six Month Pediatrician Check Up

Way back in July, I really can’t get over how quick this year is going, we took Ethan for his six month pediatrician check up. This appointment was initially scheduled for April 2014, which would have been over a year…

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Speech Therapy Appointment 2

This week Ethan had his second speech therapy appointment. Unfortunately there is a bit of a problem with regards to who is holding Ethan’s appointments as the speech therapist that assessed Ethan during his observations is now on maternity leave and they can’t get anyone in…

Blood Tests

Genetic Testing Blood Tests!

This morning Ethan had to go and have blood taken for genetic testing. This is something that the doctors wanted to do so they can find out if there are any underlying issues behind Ethan’s diagnosis, this is also supposed to…