How do you encourage a child with autism to lose weight?

The male child is 10 years old and very over weight. He is moderately autistic and mentally handicapped. He is much like a 4 year old. He has always craved carbs. Sometimes he eats compulsively. He has a bad leg and is tired in the afternoon. He is hard to control his eating habits and get him more active. His medication does not help.
By Palmettos 10 years ago :: Parenting
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