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Origins The toy was actually invented in the mid-90's - 20 years before they came to prominence. It was dreamed up by Canadian inventor Catherine Hettinger. She recently told The Guardian that during "one horrible summer" when she was suffering from myasthenia gravis, a neuromuscular disease which makes sufferers weak, she invented the initial design. She was trying to entertain her young daughter who she was looking after. "I couldn’t pick up her toys or play with her much at all, so I started throwing things together with newspaper and tape then other stuff ... It wasn’t really even prototyping, it...

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Who can benefit from Fidget toys? It’s usually hard for any child to attend and focus through an entire day of school, but for some, it’s even harder, especially if they struggle with:  Sensory Processing Disorders  ADHD  Dyslexia  processing issues filtering out noise struggle with the clothes they are wearing  can’t copy notes from the chalkboard has difficulty with fine motor skills What are the real benefits of Fidget Toys? For children that suffer from any of the above, they may benefit from FIDGET TOYS to help their bodies’ self-regulate, stay calm and focus. Any type of movement activities they can do...

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Check out the article here. "It may not sound like it, but these fidget toys -- the Cube included -- could very well improve your day-to-day by giving you an innocuous outlet for your nervous or bored energy, and our testers unanimously found this to be true. Some of us played with the spinners instead of bit our nails and cuticles -- I went from short nails and raw skin to being able to squeeze a lemon into a glass of water with no problem. Some found we were more present in our daily lives -- fidgeting with the spinner on...

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They've been popping up almost everywhere lately: on Facebook, on Instagram, in BuzzFeed articles, and even in classrooms. Fidget toys have been called "life changers" for some people, enabling them to pay attention in situations, feel calmer, and reduce their outbursts. According to CBS, "The Fidget Cube is the ninth-most funded project on Kickstarter, with creators raising nearly $6.5 million from backers. They say it’s designed to help you focus. Forbes even dubbed Fidget Spinners the must-have office toy for adults for 2017." What Are Fidget Toys? Fidget toys help children and adults with focus and attention. They have been called...

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