Our expert says:
This can indeed be extremely difficult to cope with. And though your frustration is entirely understandable, hidings just don't help at all, as well as being inadvisable for other reasons. I'd think you'd need to call the pediatrician or whoever made this uncommon diagnosis, to see if some medication can be advised to help calm his behaviour. Occupation and speech therapy can help, and caution is needed to avoid the child over-eating and becoming severaly obese
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.