ADHD starts in childhood, but can often remain undiagnosed for many years due to misunderstanding about the condition and bias by others for what they see as ‘bad behavior’. Many people thing the child has bad manners, when in fact their medical condition is triggering what is seen as undesirable behavior. A child with ADHD
With a growing number of children now being diagnosed with ADHD, many parents have started to investigate natural remedies to help relieve the symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder before trying prescription medications. There is nothing wrong with this as some children don’t have symptoms that are overly aggressive and can easily manage them naturally.
In the first part of this article, we looked at 5 ways to cope with a family member who has ADHD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In this part of the article, here are 5 more useful tips to help you adn your family deal with a diagnosis of ADHD. 6. Change Your Diet There is
There is some confusion over the definition of the medical terms ADD and ADHD due to the changing definitions of these two health conditions over the past 40 or so years since they have been studied in detail. It this article, we will discuss the main differences between the two, and the reasons for the
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‘Tis the season for fun summer foods, but do you REALLY need all that food coloring in your cakes, frosting, candy and other treats? Red, white and blue for the 4th of July, summer ice pops, Jell-O and more, are all full of artificial colorings. Artificial food coloring has been linked to a range of
Having a child with Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder can be difficult, especially if you don’t wish to use medications to help treat their ADHD and lessen the severity of their symptoms. Fortunately, there are a number of natural approaches to ADHD that can help reduce symptoms and therefore reduce the level of challenges that your child
More than 7% of children worldwide are now being diagnosed with ADHD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and around 11% in the USA-and that number is growing. Countless adults undoubtedly have it as well, but have never been diagnosed. If you suspect ADHD in your child or even in yourself, the first step will be to
You have had trouble concentrating at work. It seems as if you’ll go stir crazy if you have to wait more than five minutes for anything. The problem could be attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. What is ADHD? We hear the acronym tossed around a lot when it comes to children, but what does it