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By Natasha T. Hays

Advised from a pediatrician's viewpoint, A Toss of the cube finds what it's prefer to diagnose and deal with kids with developmental difficulties. Natasha T. Hays makes use of tales from her pediatric perform to demonstrate the demanding situations confronted by means of childrens with varieties of unique wishes, together with autism, bipolar illness, genetic syndromes, cerebral palsy, cognizance deficit hyperactivity affliction, and giftedness. during this hugely readable e-book, Hays combines tales of inspirational teenagers with precious scientific info and remedies. A Toss of the cube indicates the human point of view of the interplay among medical professional and sufferer. It informs mom and dad, lecturers, medical professionals and future health execs in addition to the overall reader.

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Children with fetal alcohol syndrome have many problems beyond learning difficulties. They often have hyperactivity, behavior problems and hearing deficits. They have particular trouble with math and nonverbal tasks. They may also have difficulty in recording, processing, interpreting and using 6 information. This is a subtle syndrome, with a higher index of suspicion if it is known that the mother used alcohol to excess. The children are small and have small heads. Their eyes are small, with a fold at the inner corner, and the eyelids may droop.

Sandra continued to be the energetic and curious child she had always been.

But it wasn’t. The young adults continued to stay in contact and David continued to insist that he loved Jennifer. When Jennifer came with her family for a visit, she and David ran to each other and held each other in a long, ecstatic embrace. “When I saw their faces, I knew that I couldn’t keep fighting the inevitable,” said David’s mother. Jennifer’s parents were concerned, but the families got together and discussed all the potential solutions and their ramifications. David and Jennifer were married in a happy ceremony attended by many friends and two big families.

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