Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

Helen asks… Does anyone know of a good alternative to ADHD medicines? I have heard of a lot of different vitamins, and I’ve even tried a few vitamins. I was wondering though if anyone has actually tried a vitamin, or supplemental ADHD treatment for a fairly aggressively ADHD child and has it worked? Serious answers only please. If you’re not a parent or caregiver of an ADD or ADHD kid….move on. Wow these are some excellent answers! Thank you all who have answered so …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

… Also if you are underweight sugary snacks or PB&J are great for kids because they are pure energy that they quickly burn off. Dont count calories, just go off what is needed…more or less depending on what is going on. Ken asks… How do you help an ADHD friend? I just met a grade seven kid who has ADHD (Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder). Once in a while we go to church together, but he does all the symptoms of an ADHD kid… I have to be seated away from my family …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

Mandy asks… In the state of Oregon can you get evicted if your ADHD kid is to loud during the curfew time? Please help Manager is picking on our ADHD kid saying we are being too loud, and threatening to evict us……….. barry jennings answers: ADHD does not make your child loud. Your child is loud because you do not know how to discipline your kid. I have 3 ADHD kids and none of them are loud. They know I would beat their a$$e$ if they were. But actually I have …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… lots of things you can do to help a young ADHD kid, it will be slow progress at this age but the good news is that the things you do now will have a huge impact on their ADHD in a few years. DIET – Diet plays a huge role because what you eat effects the activity in your brain. ADHD kids should stick to a high protein and low carbohydrate diet in order to help their brains function optimally. Avoid any foods with preservatives (especially breads and pastries), colors (even natural …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

… not healthy. Mark asks… Medicine question for 12 yo ADHD kid? My son is 12 yo and takes 40 mg of Adderall XR daily for his ADHD. He has developed a nervous tick of pulling out his hair. I noticed today that he is missing chunks for his eyelashes where he has picked. He doesn’t even realize that he is doing this. Is there another med. that will work and doesn’t have the same side effects? I hesitate to take him off of his meds b/c every time we do, his grades drop into …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Sandra asks… Can anyone who has been diagnosed with Adult ADHD or ADD explain their experience with diagnosis? & other info? Also after diagnosis how do you cope. Does anyone use medication if so what advise would you give to someone being advised to take meds for ADHD. Have they helped? which ones? any other appropriate info would be welcomed too. Thanks for your time. barry jennings answers: I have adult ADHD. I was diagnosed like 4 or so years ago, and was put on Ritalin. I …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

Lisa asks… ADD / ADHD kid’s? MEDICATION QUESTION…? MY 9 year old’s teachers and I took the survey to help DR decide if my child has ADD as her mom I can say ….she dose.I am concerned though about giving her any MEDs my friend gave her ADHD daughter meds and she is doing great except the huge weight loss..did your child loose alot of weight taking these meds for ADD (not ADHD)? Any advise on the meds will be appreciated.. Oh and no need for med critics or bad …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… these artificial things are not even the worse thing for an ADHD kid to have. Many of the natural chemicals in food have a worse effect on ADHD than the artificial ones. You need to avoid food containing naturally occuring salycilates this includes nearly all fruit and fruit juice, as well as another naturally occurring chemical called Amines which is found in chocolate, cheese and many vegtables including tomatoes and brocolli. So as you can see this diet is very complicated. Well meaning …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… stimulation in a kind of hyperfocus that excludes the stuff most people will be paying attention to, so that they will be unable to multitask when a TV is on. Removing distractions from the environment will help him focus. ‘Distractions” to an ADHD kid can be things you would never think of, like a ticking clock or loud wallpaper, or the texture of the chair. A neutral world makes what the grown-ups think is important stand out. A predictable almost unvarying schedule of …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

Mandy asks… Where can you find the special diet for children with ADHD?? We just found out today that my son who is almost 5 has ADHD. We are taking it slowly and trying more natural options for now. We would like to try the special diet first but being a family with very poor eating habits, we dont really know where to start. My husband and I are doing a “sweep” of our entire pantry/refridgerater and we are all going on this diet. My dilema is……….I dont …