The cycle of ME/ASD/POTs/Trich

As well as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS), my daughter also has Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTs), Autism (ASD), and Trichotillomania (Trich). Side effects of these are Anxiety and Depression. All of these things feed into each other and create a domino effect.   *Autism causes struggles with sensory overload, from heat, light, sound, touch. It also causes a … More The cycle of ME/ASD/POTs/Trich

How Could I have Missed that She had Autism

How Could I Have Missed she had Autism or Asperger’s? Elizabeth has always struggled with social interactions. She likes her own company and struggled with social norms and expectations with peer groups. Panic attacks before and during school were frequent. She can’t talk on the phone to anyone she does not know, couldn’t order a … More How Could I have Missed that She had Autism