Dyslexia is a common learning disorder that affects an individual’s ability to read, write and spell. While reading is often the primary area of difficulty, it can also impact math skills. In this article, we will discuss how dyslexia affects reading and math skills and what the testing process looks like for dyslexia.
As a parent, it can be concerning when you notice that your infant or toddler does not seem interested in exploring the world around them. Perhaps they don’t like the feel of grass or other textures, or they never seem to put things in their mouth like other children their age do. You may be wondering if this is related to sensory processing and what can be done to help your child. In this article, we will explore the possible causes of this behavior, how it may be related to sensory processing, and what you can do to help your child explore more.
Swallowing, Speech, Orthodontics, Dental, and Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs): Do you have difficulties in these areas?
Swallowing is a natural process that most people don’t even think about. However, some people may develop incorrect swallow patterns, which can lead to speech, orthodontic, and/or dental problems. If you, or your child, have been told that you are swallowing incorrectly and you notice this is affecting your speech and/or teeth, you may be experiencing an orofacial myofunctional disorder (OMD).
Bedwetting, medically known as nocturnal enuresis, is a common issue that many children experience during their early years. As a parent, it’s natural to wonder when bedwetting typically stops and whether your child may have an underlying issue related to incontinence.
By: Red Door Pediatric Staff Infants who are not getting enough to eat present a concerning issue for parents and caregivers. Proper nutrition is crucial for a baby’s growth and development, and when they are not getting enough to eat, it can lead to a variety of health problems. If you are experiencing this issue with your infant, it is important to understand the potential causes and seek appropriate help. Causes of Infant Feeding Issues There are many reasons why an infant may not be getting enough to eat. Here
By: Red Door Pediatric Therapy Staff Constipation is a common issue that affects many toddlers and children, often causing discomfort and distress. However, identifying constipation in young ones can be challenging for parents as the symptoms may not always be apparent. This article aims to shed light on the signs of constipation in toddlers and children aged 4-7, emphasizing the leading symptom of bowel leakage and its connection to constipation. We will also explore how constipation can contribute to bedwetting and accidents and discuss several ways parents can help