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 Causes In Children

… barry jennings answers: It’s possible for symptoms to show up as early as 3 yrs old however you won’t find a Dr willing to diagnose until the child reaches 1st grade. My eldest son is diagnosed as having ADD at age 6 and after trying several meds for the past 5 yrs he has seems to be one of lucky ones and has outgrown it. We stopped giving him his ADD meds last year and the teachers could see no difference in him being on it meds and not so we are having him retested. My son’s …

Your Questions About Adhd In Children

Betty asks… Has anyone tried ATTEND or BeCalm’d for ADHD in children? My 6 year old son has been diagnosed as ADHD for 2 years. I have chosen not to use prescription meds to treat. Now that he is in first grade he is having a lot of difficulty. I am looking into alternative treatments and was wondering if anyone has tried ATTEND or BeCalm’d. barry jennings answers: Good for you for not drugging your son. My husband has it and my two year old is pretty hyper so who …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

Nancy asks… ADHD diet…? What foods should a child with ADHD stay away from and eat more of? barry jennings answers: I think that ADHD is a just an excuse for teachers not to do there jobs and keep the kids in line for six hours a day. When my son was in fourth grade a teacher labeled him with this and we spent the next four years at the physicists office to end up with them changing drugs and using him as a guinea pig. He grew out of his issues and is just fine now at 17. As …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… therapist” and ADHD Expert http://www.ADHDFamilyOnline.com Richard asks… How can you help an ADHD child want to learn? My 12 year old son is ADHD. At one point in time, ffom K thru 3rd grade he was a straight A student and he loved to learn. Doing his homework was never a problem for him. He loved to experiment with all kinds of subjects. Then when he got to the 4th grade he got a teacher that stereotyped him as bad because of his ADHD. She sent him to the principle for even the …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Chris asks… What are the best strategies for teaching students with ADHD? I will be taking over a 5th grade class next month (the teacher retired). The principal told me that there are several students that will be in my class that have ADHD. What teaching or learning strategies can I use for students with ADHD? Any recommendations? barry jennings answers: We find that the best method of enhancing the ability of children with ADHD to learn and develop is to stimulate them in short …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

Linda asks… Helppp just DX’d With AD/HD Question About Ritalin And Medications? I’m a sixteen year old girl a sophomore at high school (previous dx’d with Asperger Syndrome since age 6), I was diagnosed with AD/HD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder a couple weeks ago after my mom hesitated to get my symptoms checked after I told my parents the problems I was having with maintaining focus and being easily distracted, racing thoughts making it hard to sleep, the …