What causes feeding and swallowing disorder ?

sign and causes of feeding swallowing disorder

Early Childhood feeding disorder is a child's refusal to eat certain food groups, textures, solids or liquids for a period of at least one month, which causes them to not gain enough weight or grow naturally. It is also known as Infancy feeding disorder.

There are few sub types of feeding disorders like Feeding disorder of state regulation, Feeding disorder of reciprocity (neglect), Infantile anorexia, Sensory food aversion, Feeding disorder associated with concurrent medical condition and Post-traumatic feeding disorder.

Children with this disorder can develop much more slowly and can also experience behavioral problems.



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