Dyspraxia


Feature story: Meryl & Toby Hayes

“I hadn’t realised how deficient our relationship had been” says Meryl, mother of 14 year old Toby who, for the first time, held a ‘real’ conversation with her following the start of a new treatment programme. “It was wonderful. You don’t notice these things day […]


Healthy lunchbox tips from Dr Nina Bailey

Packing the best lunch Breakfast may well be the most important meal of the day and children who eat breakfast are more likely to concentrate and perform better at school than children who start the school day with an empty stomach.  Making sure they get […]


Feature story: Coralie & Michael Stephney

With only a matter of days before the Stephney family embark on a well-earned holiday to the sun, mum Coralie explains why they will be packing plenty of Vegepa, and how a TV programme may just have offered up a long-awaited solution for their autistic […]


Feature story: Breda and Dominic Curran

A mother’s instinct is a powerful thing. From the moment you first hold your baby in your arms, you invest more time and energy in understanding  your child’s needs, wants and mannerisms than with anything else you have ever done. As much as this innate […]


Dyspraxia

Overview Dyspraxia is a form of neurodevelopmental disorder that affects up to ten per cent of the population and up to two per cent severely. Males are four times more likely to be affected than females and dyspraxia can also run in families. Symptoms Individuals […]


Dr A.H.

I have a six year old son, Alexander, who was found to have a combination of dyspraxia, dyslexia and ADD last year. I was advised by a friend who teaches special needs children to give fish oils a try. I have always fed my son […]