Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

… answers: It’s the weirdest thing ever but it’s true 🙂 i’m ADD and have been all my life and i’ve been on lots of medications for it (from the time i was 5 until i was around 20) and they’ve all been stimulants. People with ADD react very differently than people without ADD to depressants and stimulants. It’s not like you’re giving your son prozac to make him happy or whatever. You’re giving him something to balance out the brain chemicals and so …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Adults

… can barely function. When I tell my doctor(s) that I’m tired all the time, they seem to just want to prescribe anti-depressants. But I’m not depressed and I just want to feel healthy on my own. I’m sick of messing with my poor brain chemicals. Any advice for stopping the Ritalin? Its 20mg also, IR at the moment. Thanks in advance for any advice! Thanks for the answers – Just to clarify, I do not need an anti-depressant, and I’m looking for advice on stopping adult …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures Causes

Charles asks… Is ADD/ADHD neurological or behavioral? Why? Neurologists, Physicians, Specialists in Behavior, any anyone else who has studied Add/ADHD and its’ effects/causes/cures. What is your scientific reasoning for your answer? barry jennings answers: Neurological. It’s disalignment of chemicals in the brain. Certain drugs affect the dopamine balance in the brain. The brain chemicals responding to these drugs proves it’s neurological. Mark asks… Is …

ADHD and Food ? Examining A Few Areas Where Eating Habits Can Make A Big Difference

… activity about 45 minutes later. Connecting Serotonin, Food, and ADHD While norepinephrine and dopamine are the two primary brain chemicals associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder recent studies seem to reveal that those with ADHD have low levels of the feel good chemical serotonin. This may partially explain why individuals struggling with this condition often have problems with anxiety, depression, and irritability. High sugar and simple carbohydrate foods (white rice, white …

Finally Unraveling The Mystery Of The Causes Of ADHD In Children Could Become A Reality

… makes the mystery of the cause of ADHD in children even more difficult to unravel is that sometimes the amounts of chemicals in the nerves located in certain areas of the brain are normal but the problematic behaviors associated with ADHD are caused by how the brain chemicals are released or how the receptors bind them.  In more understandable general terms what this all means is that the causes of ADHD in children are directly linked to diminished brain activity in the areas of the brain that …

ADHD Symptoms and Pesticides

… that menacing bug, and noticed how the insect was seemingly stopped in its tracts. That is what makes these toxins so effective. They are able to do this by producing a toxic effect on the central nervous system of the insect. While this information alone may not enough to set off warning sirens in the head of an ADHD parent, if you were to add that organophosphates also impact brain chemicals closely linked to ADHD symptoms now all of the sudden the link between ADHD and pesticides seems to be …

The 3 Main Signs of Attention Deficit Disorder

… Symptoms Information With Treatment ADHD is caused by changes in brain chemicals called neurotransmitters. These chemicals help send messages between nerve cells in the brain. The neurotransmitter dopamine (pronounced: doe -puh-meen), for example, stimulates the brain’s attention centers. By: Juliet Cohenl Health> Diseases and Conditionsl Oct 02, 2007 Attention Deficit Disorder – Know the Problem …

Attention Deficit Disorder: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

… patients to cope with prevailing symptoms. Behavior therapy is imparted to the parents or teachers so that they can deal with the child’s behavior. Alternatively psychostimulants are prescribed to the patients by professionals. They are given to balance neurotransmitters or in other words brain chemicals. If diagnosed and treated early, a child can grow up and adapt to normal routine life. To Your Health! Retrieved from …

Attention Deficit Disorder – Causes, Symptoms And Treatments

… or a psychiatrist for the patients suffering from ADD disorder. Psychotherapy teaches the patients to cope with prevailing symptoms. Behavior therapy is imparted to the parents or teachers so that they can deal with the child’s behavior. Alternatively psychostimulants are prescribed to the patients by professionals. They are given to balance neurotransmitters or in other words brain chemicals. If diagnosed and treated early, a child can grow up and adapt to normal routine life. …