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Call for comprehensive testing for autistic children who have dietary restrictions

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Seen on the BBC website. 

"Autism: Parents of blind girl want better vitamin A testing

Parents of an autistic girl who lost her sight because of a vitamin A deficiency are campaigning to prevent the same happening to other children.

Sam and David Mildon's daughter Bella, 12, lost her sight after routine blood tests failed to pick up the deficiency.

They are calling for more comprehensive testing for all autistic children who suffer from dietary restrictions.

Advisory body NICE is reviewing its guidance about handling nutritional deficits among children with autism.":






Edited by Aut_Scot
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