When a Child Stops Playing — Autism and High Phenolic Olive Oil

Marilyn Harding
Feb 11, 2020 · 14 min read
Photo Credit: Blake Myer on Unsplash

Imagine your rambunctious toddler joyfully exploring his or her new world and then suddenly or gradually stop playing. Your son no longer makes eye contact. Where once your daughter tested new words, she screams or is silent.

For a staggering 1 in 59 children in the US alone, a parent receives a chilling diagnosis and their world tilts on its axis. Most…