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7 Factors to Keep in Mind When Choosing a Pediatrician

7 Factors to Keep in Mind When Choosing a Pediatrician | Autism News | Scoop.it

Choosing a pediatrician is not an easy job. At first, you may think of going to the same pediatrician your friends have hired, however, if you want your pediatrician to be someone you would really like, and whom you can trust, there are certain factors you need to consider while making your choice. Here are some of the important things to keep in mind when selecting a pediatrician for your child.

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MAPS Spring 2017 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference

MAPS Spring 2017 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it

Please join us for three days of intensive CME Functional & Translational Medicine Conference training in the field of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. Embrace innovative treatment options, while discovering solutions to advance your practice in this fast-growing medical specialty. We welcome you to become a part of this elite core of medical professionals dedicated to remain at the forefront of cutting-edge medical research and treatment option for special needs children.

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8 Things to Consider When Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Little Ones

8 Things to Consider When Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Little Ones | Autism News | Scoop.it
Selecting a doctor is vital, as they are going to be your health care providers. Similarly finding the right pediatrician for your newborn is more crucial and you must be comfortable with them as your child will be having regular check-ups with the pediatrician. To monitor the development and to ensure sound health of your kid, an expert guidance is required. Hence, spend time to analyze the following things before picking a pediatrician for your lovable kid.
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How to Choose a Pediatrician for a Special Needs Child

How to Choose a Pediatrician for a Special Needs Child | Autism News | Scoop.it
Visit to a pediatrician is always difficult for little ones. However, for a child with special needs, it’s often even more challenging. In many cases, special needs children visit specialists and doctors more often, and sometimes they have anxiety issues about these medical visits. So, when selecting a pediatrics special needs doctor, take time to choose the right doctor. It’s extremely important to find a pediatrician you can trust, and one who pays attention to the unique medical condition of your kid. A good place to initiate the search is talking to parents who have children with similar medical conditions or disabilities. You can also try websites, local support groups or recommendations given by specialists your kid is already seeing. Here are some tips to help you find the right pediatrician for your child with special needs.
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4 Reasons Why Medical Professionals should Join MAPS Fall 2016 Conference

4 Reasons Why Medical Professionals should Join MAPS Fall 2016 Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it

Research on neuro-developmental disorders is continuously being conducted. Several organizations have come forward to study and research on different developmental disorders of the brain. The Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs is a pioneering organization committed to preparing doctors, pediatricians, and other healthcare professionals offer supreme care to children having Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and related disorders.

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Important Examinations and Tests for Autism Diagnosis

Important Examinations and Tests for Autism Diagnosis | Autism News | Scoop.it

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) as well as autism, both are general terms representing a set of complex disorders related to brain development. The characteristics of these disorders, in varying extents, are repetitive behaviors, difficulty in social interaction, and non-verbal and verbal communication. A few years ago, all the autism disorders were grouped into a single umbrella diagnosis of ASD. Before that, these disorders were classified as distinct subtypes, like Asperger syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS), childhood disintegrative disorder, and autistic disorder. Below listed are some important additional tests and exams for children with autism.

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3 Tips for Parents to Help their Children with Autism

3 Tips for Parents to Help their Children with Autism | Autism News | Scoop.it
Parents play a vital role in helping autistic children overcome their challenges. If you are a parent of a child with autism, it’s always important to get adequate support. Coming to know that your child has or may have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is never easy for you as a parent. You may be uncertain about how to help your child in the best way, or confused because of conflicting treatment advice given by different autism treatment experts. Or may be you have heard that autism is a lifelong, incurable condition, making you concerned that the steps taken by you will not make any difference. Here are some general tips for parents with children having autism.
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Faculty | MedMaps

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Our faculty is led by Daniel Rossignol, MD FAAFP and MAPS Chairman and embraces the philosophy of evidence-based research and its application in practice. Dr. Rossignol's background as a researcher, coupled with years of practical experience as a clinician, have given him the background needed to develop the growing course of study incorporated in the philosophy of Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs.
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Pediatrics Medical Conferences | Pediatrics CME Conferences | MAPS Clinician CME Training 

Pediatrics Medical Conferences | Pediatrics CME Conferences | MAPS Clinician CME Training  | Autism News | Scoop.it

Please join us for three days of intensive Clinician CME Training in the area of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. There are scientific medical conditions in children with autism spectrum disorders and every medical professionals who treat children should be educated in these evidence-based conditions.

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MAPS to Organize 2016 Spring Conference in Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa

MAPS to Organize 2016 Spring Conference in Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa | Autism News | Scoop.it

Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) is going to organize the MAPS 2016 Spring Conference at Hilton Orange County in Costa Mesa, from April 28-30, 2016. MAPS invites medical professionals of various fields to attend the conference. For these 3 days, the attendees will be provided with intensive Clinician CME Training on special needs children and neurodevelopmental disorders. The conference is aimed at educating health professionals treating children, on the scientific medical conditions in kids with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders).

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Education | MedMaps

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The level of mastery that MAPS fellows (FMAPS) achieve in the field of complex pediatric conditions makes them among the best-prepared practitioners in this field. The MAPS program has been developed by Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP with input from leading physicians, scientists, researchers and experts in the fields of environmental medicine, gastrointestinal abnormalities, pediatrics, neurological disorders, genetics, nutrition and mitochondrial issues.

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MAPS Spring 2014 CME Standard of Care Conference

MAPS Spring 2014 CME Standard of Care Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it
Please join us for three days of intensive CME Standard of Care Conference training in the field of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. Embrace innovative treatment options, while discovering solutions to advance your practice in this fast-growing medical specialty. We welcome you to become a part of this elite core of medical professionals dedicated to remain at the forefront of cutting-edge medical research and treatment option for special needs children.
 
Spring 2014 Tracks
Thursday 

Foundations of MAPS
Neurology
ADHD

Friday

Environmental Medicine
MAPS in Clinical Practice

Saturday 

Plenary Session:  Advance Research in Gastroenterology

 
 All Registrants will Receive:


Conference Materials for the courses for which you have enrolled
Complimentary breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks
Complimentary dinner for the Friday's "Fellowship Dinner and Reception", presented by the MAPS Corporate Sponsors

 
 For more information please call (855) 447-4200 x210 or email us at coordinator@medmaps.org
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#AMAZING - 'Chiropractic' adjustments shown to reverse #autism in three-year old girl

#AMAZING - 'Chiropractic' adjustments shown to reverse #autism in three-year old girl | Autism News | Scoop.it
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4 Things Pediatricians can Know by Attending Clinician CME Program

4 Things Pediatricians can Know by Attending Clinician CME Program | Autism News | Scoop.it

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disability, which can lead to behavioral, communication and social challenges in children on the spectrum. Such children need specialized treatment and care from pediatricians. If you are a pediatrician treating special needs children, you need to have a vast knowledge on different neurodevelopmental disorders and their treatment. If you are looking for ways to expand your knowledge in your field of practice, consider attending clinician CME (Continuing Medical Education) programs. Listed below are some of the things you can know about autism by joining a CME program or training.

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How Pediatricians can Help Children Deal With the Negative Impacts of Parents' Divorce?

How Pediatricians can Help Children Deal With the Negative Impacts of Parents' Divorce? | Autism News | Scoop.it
Divorce is not only the end of a relationship between twp people; rather it can be the beginning of a stressful journey for the children who are witnessing the split of their parents. In most of the cases, the parents are either exhausted or relieved by divorce. But, what about the children? Children are perhaps the worst victims of divorce. When their parents split, the children go through a period of tremendous stress; a sense of insecurity torments them. Sometimes, the impact of the divorce makes the parents turn to their children for comfort and direction. Pediatricians should understand both the parents and the children. Their role is really crucial; hence, they should be well-trained. Let's find out how they can help the divorced parents and the children.
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Doctors of Pediatrics Medical Courses Can Help Children With Learning and Attention Issue

Doctors of Pediatrics Medical Courses Can Help Children With Learning and Attention Issue | Autism News | Scoop.it

Kids are the most precious gifts from God. Parents get very worried when their little ones are in trouble. Paying attention and learning something is a very big issue for children. But when children suffer from lack of attention and face problems in learning, parents start worrying. Doctors of Pediatric Medical Course can help children pursue a good learning and attention capability. In case parents find their child facing any learning or attention issues, they need to get the right doctor for their child. Here is a list of doctors who can help your child learn things and pay attention in a much better way.

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How MAPS Fellowship Helps Medical Professionals Know Autism Better

How MAPS Fellowship Helps Medical Professionals Know Autism Better | Autism News | Scoop.it
Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder and pediatricians are continuously trying to come up with better treatments and interventions for it. To treat this disorder in an effective way, pediatricians need to equip themselves with a thorough and deep knowledge about autism. They need to know the latest and advanced treatment methodologies to take care of autistic children in a better way. To prepare pediatricians to deliver quality care to autistic children, the Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) offers a Comprehensive Education and Fellowship to pediatricians and other medical professionals. This course of study offered by MAPS is scientific evidence-based and has been developed for clinicians, by clinicians.
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6 Tips to Choose the Right Pediatrician for Your Baby

6 Tips to Choose the Right Pediatrician for Your Baby | Autism News | Scoop.it

Choosing the right doctor for taking care of your newborn baby, is one of the most important decisions you would take. The pediatrician you select would get well-acquainted with your family. In the first year of your baby alone, you would visit the doctor six times at the minimum for well-baby checkups. You may also need to do unplanned visits for a first cold or fever. So, you would want to be comfortable with the pediatrician you choose. Listed below are some guidelines to help you choose the right pediatrician for your child.

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MAPS Fall 2016 Functional Translational Medicine Conference

MAPS Fall 2016 Functional Translational Medicine Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it
Please join us for three days of intensive CME Functional & Translational Medicine Conference training in the field of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. Embrace innovative treatment options, while discovering solutions to advance your practice in this fast-growing medical speciality. We welcome you to become a part of this elite core of medical professionals dedicated to remain at the forefront of cutting-edge medical research and treatment options for special needs children.
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Frequently Asked Questions - Medmaps

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The Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) program has been developed by leading physicians, scientists, researchers and experts in the area of pediatric special needs, environmental medicine, GI issues, pediatrics, neurological disorders, genetics, nutrition and mitochondrial dysfunction, as well as other related fields. Frequently asked questions about the programs and conferences of Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS).

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MAPS Fall 2016 Functional Translational Medicine Conference

MAPS Fall 2016 Functional Translational Medicine Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it
Please join us for three days of intensive CME Functional & Translational Medicine Conference training in the field of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. Embrace innovative treatment options, while discovering solutions to advance your practice in this fast-growing medical specialty. We welcome you to become a part of this elite core of medical professionals dedicated to remain at the forefront of cutting-edge medical research and treatment options for special needs children.
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MAPS Spring 2016 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference

MAPS Spring 2016 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it

Please join us for three days of intensive CME Functional & Translational Medicine Conference training in the field of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. Embrace innovative treatment options, while discovering solutions to advance your practice in this fast-growing medical specialty. We welcome you to become a part of this elite core of medical professionals dedicated to remain at the forefront of cutting-edge medical research and treatment option for special needs children.

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MAPS Spring 2015 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference

MAPS Spring 2015 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference | Autism News | Scoop.it

The Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS) is going to organize the MAPS Spring Conference 2015, from March 12-14, 2015, in Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa. The 3-day conference will provide Clinician CME Training in fields of special needs children and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The conference aims to educate medical professionals about scientific medical conditions in kids with ASD.

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3 Best Tips For Pediatricians to Improve a Child's Health

3 Best Tips For Pediatricians to Improve a Child's Health | Autism News | Scoop.it

Pediatricians have a tough job of taking care of a child's welfare. It is because of the stressful work pattern that this article comes to the rescue. This article provides 3 useful tips on how pediatricians can improve a child's health.

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About Us | MedMaps

About Us | MedMaps | Autism News | Scoop.it

To prepare medical professionals deliver the best possible care to children with autism spectrum disorder and other special needs conditions.

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