Autism and Food

By |2022-04-29T16:30:54-04:00April 29, 2022|Autism and Other Special Needs|

Does Autism Affect Diet? Yes – almost all children on the spectrum have dietary requirements that need attention. Due to the nature of ASD, autistic people can be fussy eaters with varying eating habits and particular food choices. Additionally, certain foods may also cause problems, or the lack thereof can cause deficiencies, thus, limiting the choices available to them even more. How To Identify Food Habits In Autistic Individuals? Autistic people may react a certain way when it comes to food that they may not like, making it challenging for parents. This may be evident if your child: Has a repetitive [...]