little girl getting a checkup

Preparing your child with autism for a medical visit

Our Autism Behavioral Communications support team shares some tips to ensure your child has a positive experience.

Baby girl eating raw food

Q&A: How can I feed my baby solid foods without risking choking?

Dr. Lauren Rechtman explains that when you feed a baby solid foods, you should break them up into small pieces and stick with soft foods.

girl with stuffed rabbit looking out window

When your child’s friend has cancer

Young children, who may be struggling just to understand their friend’s illness, may not know how best to support their friend and will need your guidance.

Little boy having a tantrum

Dealing with meltdowns

Psychologist Eleanor Mackey provides advice on dealing with meltdowns.

boy testing his blood sugar levels

Q&A: How do I help my teen manage his Type 1 diabetes?

Dr. Fran Cogen answers a reader’s question about encouraging her teen to manage his blood sugar levels.