my daughter is 3 and has PDD-NOS( its a type of autism) and she eats paper, not reuglar paper cardboard type toilet paper rolls are her favortive, she doent swollen it she just chews on it like gum then spits it out on the floor, gross i know, first thing is this part of the condition and if so has anyone found something that will give her the same stimution with out chewing on paper????Answer Question
Answer by mom2twobabes at 10:18 AM on Apr. 24, 2011
Look into getting her chewlery (http://www.nationalautismresources.com/chewelry.html). As she gets older and continues to need to chew, this habit will become more disgusting. Also, you don't know what chemicals are in the cardboard. Some may be toxic.
Answer by JSD24 at 11:41 AM on Apr. 24, 2011
Answer by Its.Me.T. at 4:12 PM on Apr. 24, 2011
Answer by flipper4u21 at 10:21 AM on Apr. 25, 2011
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