Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

… hyperactive. I couldn’t stop moving. My doctor even had to give me a sponge ball for me to squeeze every time I got active so I can calm down. I had to take medication as well. I still have it (I’ve always had it) but I try my BEST to hide it from everyone else. – I can easily be distracted. I frequently switch from one activity to another (that explains why I always go to sleep at 5:00 a.m.) – I get easily bored on a task and give up on it or end up procrastinating. …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

… seeing their child high, excitable etc. And when he is calm etc. They think something is wrong. 🙂 I work at the jail now. I see many many young men and women in jail who have ADD. Instead of getting proper help they solved their anxiety etc. With street drugs. Sad PPS Doctors used to give kids ‘weekends off”. This was an old practise that is now frowned on. They felt as kids weren’t in school they didn’t need the meds. They now know that getting along with your family …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

… worse could it make things? Ken asks… helping a child focus? I have a 5 (almost 6) year old son. He is extremely hyper, both at home and school. He just started Kindergarten this year. He runs, yells, and doesnt seem to want to focus on many things. I am just looking for some ideas on ways to help him focus better and be a bit more calm except in certain situations. Please do not offer any ideas involving drugs. I do not believe there is anything mentally wrong with my child. I …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

… opposite as well, all the things that kids today are not allowed to do that kids used to be allowed to do? Kids used to play outside and satisfy their need for exercise, noisy games and such, but now a lot of parents don’t want their kids to be outside much, due to safety concerns, and instead the kids are expected to be inside all day, calm and quiet in front of the TV. Where I live children are getting bigger though, not smaller. Every generation here is taller than the previous ones. …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Donna asks… What are some techniques I can use for meditation? I have ADHD, so focus isn’t my best feature. But I appreciate the effects that meditation can have on me both physically and mentally. Ergo, i’d like to see if I can accomplish that. Detailed answers are appreciated, but please keep it simple enough for my wandering mind to comprehend. barry jennings answers: The whole aim of meditation is, 1. To calm your mind, and 2. To focus the mind on one thing. For this …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… he will lose the flow and not learn from it. Step 3 – Consequence. If he does not comply within 5 seconds of his warning iossue a consequence. Time out is best for ADHD kids as they hate to sit still and have a very low tolerance of boredom. It also works very well to help them calm down when they are overstimulated and gives them a chance to put all tthe pieces together and understand what they did wrong. Time out should be in a boring place like a chair or in the corner. And it …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications List

… anyone have any suggestions that might help me? I am pretty positive that I do have ADHD, I have all of the symptoms. It can cause depression and Anxiety and I do have both of those. I have anxiety medication that works to calm me if I get too stressed, but I don’t take it often. Also, I read that people with ADHD tend to get more violations and in generally more trouble while driving because of inattention, i think that may be why I don’t drive, because I know I will not be able to …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… August 13th in Arizona for God Sakes, I was there when it happened and she all of a sudden gets like really super hungry in the middle of the night because that’s when the medicine wears off! And that has been happening to me but I also take medicine to help me calm down and go to sleep at night, so when I’m hungry like that I can hardly get up and go downstairs to get something, because I am so tired I can hardly move. I’m starting to think that this situation with me is …

Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

Robert asks… How can a brain stimulant be the treatment for ADHD? My son was just placed on Adderal and it says its a “stimulant”. How can a stimulant “calm” his constant intranquility and it also say he might he having problems sleeping. If you are nervous that you can’t focus nor be still and already have difficulty sleeping, why the adderal? I thought I[‘d get an explanation here before calling the doctor. thanks barry jennings …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… barry jennings answers: I don’t think pills are the answer to making a child calm down, or behave. When I was 7 I had a mean streak. I was really bad at school and was put in Juvenile hall. The doctors answer to it was, let’s put him on this medication!(Can’t remember the name of it) But that medication didn’t help me at all. I was still being mean. But a good ass whoopin from my dad fixed the problem. But yeah medication is not the answer. I think kids are over …