A member asked:

How do i get a 10 year old boy with aspergers syndrome to eat healthy foods?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Aspies have very narrowed interests that they defend with awesome pedantism. Try to provide nutritious foods within their parameters. Arguing with an aspie is futile and can lead to conduct problems. This isn't to recommend they eat whatever they want, but use wise choices within their menu of likes. See <<a href="<a href="http://www.Aspergerssociety.Org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://ww.

Answered Oct 3, 2016



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Dr. William Singer answered

Specializes in Pediatric Neurology

Have your pediatrician refer you to a behavioral therapist who can give you guidance in conjunction with a dietician

Answered Apr 10, 2015



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