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22 Jul 2011

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Son of 8 yrs, Epileptic, cognitive handicapped &  autistic - don''t eat food. Please help!
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Eating Disorders Expert
Eating Disorders Expert

01 Jan 0001

Hi Cheryl,
Your son has a number of co-existing conditions, so this might not just be a simple case of food refusal. I don't want to speculate, but strongly suggest that if you haven't already done so, approach your pediatrician and discuss a referral to a dietician who hopefully specialized in children.
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