• Why I Don't Like Labeling My Autistic Child as a "Special Blessing"

    1 month ago - By Pop Sugar

    My son was diagnosed with autism several months after we arrived in the United States. However, the whole process began in the Dominican Republic, where he was born and where I lived for more than 20 years. Finding the diagnosis was a long, tiring process. I immediately sought comfort from family members and close friends, but it didn't come out exactly as I would have expected. After listening to the whole story of the diagnosis, some of my relatives and friends remained silent for a while, then filled me with hugs and solace comments. But what surprised me the most was that many of them...
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