autism

My 11-Month-Old Doesn't Respond to His Name: Should I Be Worried?

My 11-Month-Old Doesn’t Respond to His Name: Should I Be Worried?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her 11-month-old infant. She says her son does not respond to his name when it is spoken. He also does not point to things. This mom plans to mention it to their pediatrician at her son’s one-year checkup, but she is curious if other moms have experienced similar with their children. She adds that she doesn’t necessarily think it is a hearing problem, because he responds to sounds such as her snapping her fingers near his ears. Should she be worried?

JWOWW Shares Update on Her Son, Who Is Experiencing OCD Tendencies: 'Every Time It Breaks My Heart, But I'll Never Give In'

JWOWW Shares Update on Her Son, Who Is Experiencing OCD Tendencies: ‘Every Time It Breaks My Heart, But I’ll Never Give In’

Jersey Shore star Jenni “JWoww” Farley revealed in November 2018 that her son Greyson had been diagnosed with autism. Since then, the reality TV star has been open about Greyson’s progress, doctors’ appointments and any new diagnoses. On Monday, the mom of two shared that her son has also been “experiencing OCD tendencies” with a post on Instagram.