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Find Autism Resources To Help Your Child

NATIONAL AUTISM RESOURCE

The Caring4OurKids has outlined some of their best resources for children with Autism.
Caring4OurKids is a group of parents who have children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Some of these autistic children also have a few comorbid diseases such as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and Fibromyalgia (M.E.).

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WHAT IS CERVICAL DYSTONIA?

what is dystonia

Cervical Dystonia is a rare neurological disorder that originates in the brain. Most cases of isolated Cervical Dystonia do not have an underlying identifiable cause or trigger.
However, Cervical Dystonia in some cases is considered secondary.
The condition of Cervical Dystonia occurs as a consequence of another disorder or disease.

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Sheehan’s Syndrome

Pituitary Gland Function

The rare disease Sheehan’s Syndrome is a disease that affects the function of the pituitary gland and is caused by severe blood loss during or after childbirth. The loss of blood to the pituitary gland may destroy hormone producing tissue. When necrosis of the pituitary gland occurs the pituitary may lose some or all of its function.

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What Is Cushing’s Syndrome?

cushings syndrome symptoms

Cushing’s Syndrome happens when too much cortisol hormone is released into the body’s bloodstream.

Too much cortisol hormone released into the bloodstream can cause havoc on the body.
What Is Cortisol?

Cortisol is a stress hormone released by the adrenal glands.

The hormone cortisol is essential for your body’s fight or flight response.

When the cortisol hormone enters your body it;

Helps your body respond to stress
Reduces inflammation
Increases how your body metabolisms glucose
Helps in the regulation of your blood pressure

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