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The Cost of Avoiding Vision Therapy

My father married again after my mother’s death. He married a wonderful lady, JoAnn. Her own struggles with vision loss helped me realize the importance of completing vision therapy. I hope her story helps others avoid vision loss and reach out for help. The cost of...

Ways Hidden Hearing Loss Surprisingly Effects You

You may believe this is a blog to skip over, ignore. However, sometime during your lifetime you or someone you know will experience hearing loss. Thus, it is important to know the ways hidden hearing loss surprisingly affects you. What you learn will astonish you....

Autism, A High Risk for Hidden Hearing Loss

I remember my surprise when I realized that many of the behavioral characteristics associated with autism are also associated with hidden hearing loss and visual processing difficulties. Since anybody can experience hearing loss, you may recognize some of these...

5 Surprising Reasons Hearing Loss Begins

Hearing loss is not deafness. Hearing loss occurs on a spectrum: mild, moderate, severe, and every decibel in between which is why you may be surprised to learn about 5 reasons why hearing loss can begin. If I mentioned all the possible reasons for hearing loss, I...
5 Surprising Reasons Hearing Loss Begins

5 Surprising Reasons Hearing Loss Begins

Hearing loss is not deafness. Hearing loss occurs on a spectrum: mild, moderate, severe, and every decibel in between which is why you may be surprised to learn about 5 reasons why hearing loss can begin. If I mentioned all the possible reasons for hearing loss, I...

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Can Diet Improve Focus in Those with ADHD?

Can Diet Improve Focus in Those with ADHD?

Long ago, I stopped asking myself, “What causes Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?”. Each client’s history was so unique that I began to understand that more than genetics contributes to their attention deficits. As I took each client’s medical and...

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How Does Hearing Loss Affect Behavior?

How Does Hearing Loss Affect Behavior?

Have you ever thought about how you instinctively know where to look when you hear a sound? Or, why some people struggle to see what is right in front of them? As I worked with young and older people, I began to realize there are numerous, similar effects of hearing...

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How to Shop While on an Elimination Diet

How to Shop While on an Elimination Diet

In continuation from last week, I am sharing tips and tricks about how to shop while on an elimination diet. As you use the food elimination chart provided in How to Shop Dairy-Free on an Elimination Diet, you will begin to learn more about your preferences for...

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How Do I Know Which Sounds Are Harmful?

How Do I Know Which Sounds Are Harmful?

Have you ever thought about which sounds are harmful? Everyday common sounds, at home and away from home, can be harmful. Even when you enjoy loud sounds, your body may later provide clues that sounds were too loud. Additionally, sounds affect our mood and behaviors....

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How to Help the Sensitive Gut Baby & Toddler

How to Help the Sensitive Gut Baby & Toddler

Learn how to help the sensitive gut baby and toddler through either allergy testing, an elimination diet, or finding the right formula. A Note from the University of Nebraska Breastfeeding Conference Dr. Ebrahim Shakir, MD is an allergist and immunology specialist. In...

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