As a parent of an autistic child, you understand the importance of nutrition for autism for the child’s continued growth and development. As with all children, and especially for those diagnosed with mild to more severe autism spectrum disorder (ASD), very special attention must be paid to their diet and the potential hazards and additives in the foods they may be consuming. The diet they consume will play a tremendous role in the overall health of the child on the autism spectrum. - See more at: