Your Questions About Adhd Diets

Betty asks… Does a special diet help your ADHD or Autistic child? barry jennings answers: I do know that the behavioral therapy for ADHD and Autistic children where I used to work included a full nutritional analysis and then cutting a lot of things out and seeing what helped and what didn’t. dyes, corn syrup, other additives, were often cut entirely out and then slowly reintroduced and odd allergies did seem to pop up. I didn’t know one child we worked with who …

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… not be your problem, but it wouldn’t hurt to check it out. Limit his processed foods and foods with artificial colours and dyes, and of course feed him healthy balanced foods avoiding a lot of sugary treats. Lots of structure in his schedule is important, with lots of exercise which will benefit his body and mind. Offer him a variety of activities to do during the day, avoid more than an hour or two of TV and Internet a day. Make sure the TV goes off at least an hour before bedtime. Have …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… her diet, Please do so. She needs to be eating healthy foods,NO junk food(no candy, cookies,chips,pop or chocolate)check labels for MSG,sodium benzoate and food dyes which can make ADHD children more difficult to control. Fresh whole foods are best (whole wheat bread, vegetables,fruits and lean meat.) ADHD children are negative, lie and have behaviour problems, but you must understand it is NOT her fault, it is the disorder. Please read all you can on the disorder to better educate yourself and …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

… tried the ADHD diet, or knows any one that has. If you have, how did it go? Did it make a difference. I just want whats best for my son. Please no rude comments. barry jennings answers: I tried EVERTHING and then some. Vitamen supplements, doctors, less sugar, carbs, foods with red dyes, spanking, not spanking, pleading, begging, threatening, bribeing, crying, therapy, ignoring, talking, school interventions, parent teacher conferences, moving seats in class, taking away …

Your Questions About Adhd Diet

James asks… How does diet affect children with ADHD? What foods have positive and negative effects on children with ADHD? barry jennings answers: Refined sugar, of course, is not good, especially if you are having a candy bar and a soda instead of lunch. There’s also been some suggestion that the dyes in many softdrinks and sportdrinks may trigger hyperactive behavior. Instead of talking about good foods and bad foods, we should be looking at the context of the meal and the …

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… I don’t mind. Also, my husband is allergic to salmon, and I’m lactose intolerant. I’ll eat anything dairy anyway I don’t care. And I try to avoid anything with the dyes Yellow #6, and Red #40 because they are both linked to ADD and ADHD. 🙂 Thanks for your help, gals and guys. barry jennings answers: Curry! There are both Thai and Indian varieties. Both are delicious. Thai tends to be spicier. Also, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods are awesome, but can be a bit …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… very poor diet. Too much processed foods, sugars, and juice. Try to give him more whole grains, no white breads. Avoid things like unbleached flour, red and blue dyes and processed junk food. I have had a few that I knew their mood according to what they had for breakfast. I know that my child gets amped on pancakes and syrup. But, if I make the whole wheat Aunt Jemima’s and use the sugar free syrup – no change, he is fine. Good luck. David asks… What are the long and …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

Nancy asks… My 7yr old son is way too affectionate with children. Can’t make any friends, kids call him the crazy kid! It breaks my heart to see my son alone.He has adhd diagnosed since 5.He is not on meds but taking omega -3 with DHA for children an natural alternative.Taking omega-3 daily,eliminating red dyes, milk & sugars from his diet.We have provided very structured routine daily & school works well with us & his adhd. Problem is this he thrives for attention …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

… and the diet is important – i think anyway in my experience. NO red dye. A lot of people might think that’s a bunch of nonsense, but i’ve seen it – artificial dyes and preservatives do exacerbate adhd behaviors (as well as mood disorders). Ruth asks… Can someone help please with ADHD child advice? Hi there. I just recently found out that my son exhibits signs of ADHD. It was recommended to me to put him onto a special sugar-free/healthy diet and see how he …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

… mouth can NEVER stop talking!!! Lacks the ability o complete task if not given step by step instructions BUT you can’t give him more then 3 instructions at a time. It is getting better as he gets older but still hard. Lacks concentration. Incredibily intelligent. Ability to understand concepts WAY out side of the picture and his age level. 2. Research the feingold diet. They are finding that MANY kids dx with ADHD have food allergies to dyes and preservatives which antagonize the …