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    Sensory Processing Disorder Causes Behavior Problems in Kids

    When my little guy was about three, he started sniffing all.the.time. I was concerned that he was ill, so I took him to our pediatrician. After examining him and determining that he was healthy,  she declared that it must be allergies and prescribed him Claritin to be taken once daily. Claritin. For a three-year-old. Every day. When I asked how long she thought he would need to take it, she said, “Well, if it works he may need to take it for the rest of his life.” The worst part was, she was clearly just guessing at what the problem was. And when I had the nerve to request an…