Tag Archives: Autism

Passport to Understanding – New Program Helps Surgery Patients with Autism

By Jennifer Sellers Five-year-old Taylor Burleson of Leicester has autism and uses a communication device to talk. When he was at the Asheville Surgery Center, an affiliate of Mission Health, to have tubes put in his ears, the new Linked Program pilot the center had implemented to assist children with autism spectrum disorders made his… Read More »

Depression Hits 20% of Young Adults With Autism

By E.J. Mundell HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Aug. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Depression affects almost 20 percent of young adults with autism, new research shows, a rate that’s more than triple that seen in the general population. And young adults with autism who were relatively high-functioning — meaning they did not have intellectual disabilities —… Read More »

15lb Premium Weighted Blanket for Adults & Kids – Oversized 60″x 80″ Design – Let Gravity Help You Achieve a Deeper Sleep – Relief from Stress, Anxiety, Insomnia, Sensory Disorder, Autism, Depression

We spent thousands of hours researching, designing, and creating our line of Premium Weighted Blankets. We found most blankets on the market today suffer from the same problems – weak stitching, blanket weight that shifts and does not stay in place, and worst of all – internal pellets becoming lose and getting all over your… Read More »

Weighted Blanket by YnM for Adults(12 lbs for 110 lbs individual), Fall Asleep Faster and Sleep Better, Great for Anxiety, ADHD, Autism, OCD, and Sensory Processing Disorder(48”x72”)

YnM is a premium-grade, therapeutic weighted blanket that harnesses the power of deep touch stimulation to gently distribute deep pressure across your body. It helps relax the nervous system by simulating the feeling of being held or hugged. This increases serotonin and melatonin levels and decreases cortisol levels which improving your mood and promoting restful… Read More »

Weighted Blanket by Weighted Idea for Adults – Great for Anxiety, Autism, and Sensory Processing Disorder – Dark Grey (48”x78”, 15 lbs)

A weighted sensory blanket engineered to be 10% of your body weight to naturally reduce stress and increase relaxation. The weighted inner layer and the duvet cover are sold separately. 100% Cotton fabric, breathable and more natural, was sewn into small pieces which will make sure the pellets evenly distributed throughout of the blanket. Weighted… Read More »