Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

Betty asks… If ritalin dosnt work for you what can you try? I tried ritalin for a few months and it didnt work. I needed it as I couldnt focus or concentrate and had impending exams and it was out of control. I have most symptoms of ADD and ADHD but I prefer to cope without meds but that cant happen anymore as my future is on the line. I need something strong. I feel mentally sluggish as well. The reason I think that the ritili didnt work is it is hard to explain but it was kinda …

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

John asks… My son has adhd, odd, and is on the low spectrum of autism. What are ways of coping? He is mentally draining the entire family. There is no time for my three children because his behavior is at a constant. I know this sounds awful but part of me wonders if a bit of this is just to get attention. I should have stated, we do strict diet, routine, and therapy, but no medications as of yet. He is 10yrs old. barry jennings answers: Children who are on the autism spectrum are …

Your Questions About Adhd Diet

Daniel asks… I am trying to get my son on a sugar free diet because he has ADHD, is sugar alcohol ok? Yeah or Nay and Why? I just don’t want to give my son something else that might not be good for him just looking for opinions. Thank you. barry jennings answers: Hi celle – Great question. I’ve never heard this one asked before, so I did some searching online about sugar alcohol. You probably found this too, but I’ll explain more in a second: Sugar alcohol …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Sharon asks… What has caused the sudden increase in people with Social Anxiety? It seems like Social Anxiety is a fairly new disorder. What has it made it so prominent in the past couple decades? One viewpoint is that it hasn’t increased. People are just more in touch with their emotions nowadays–which has caused more awareness of it and that awareness can actually enhance the symptoms of SA. I don’t think thats completely true. I agree that people are more in touch …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Vyvanse

Donna asks… Is eating any food with MSG in it safe while taking Vyvanse or other ADHD Medications? Vyvanse usually suppresses my appetite and makes me not eat throughout the day. But sometimes I become hungry after a while on, and some of the food I eat has MSG in it. I read that MSG can sometimes give people heart palpitations. MSG won’t disrupt/conflict with Vyvanse or cause something such as irregular heart rhythms will it? barry jennings answers: MSG is a food additive that …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Sharon asks… How do i go about getting assessed for adhd again? i got diagnosed with it as a kid cause the school made my mum get me checked. she never believed in ADHD or doctors cause she thinks all they do is give out drugs for everything. now im 21 i want to go get treated for it cause it might make work easier and i might be able to better manager things especially money. i dont have a doctor havent seen one since i was a kid. do i just go to a random doctor or somewhere else? …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

Daniel asks… is Attention Deficit Disorder permanent? I had severe ADHD when I was a teenager, I couldn’t pay attention to anything, and I had all of the symptoms. It worked great for me, I went from being a badly behaved class clown failing all of my classes, to getting A’s and B’s in school, everything was a complete turn around. When I was 16 I was taken off the meds because my doctor believed that I no longer needed them. Once I was off the medication, I made the …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

Ruth asks… My 7 year old son has ADHD and isn’t doing so well in school.? His father had it also and was medicated during his elm. and middle school years. He passed away a few years ago in a car accident but before he died he told me that he didn’t want our son put on medication and that he didn’t think it was right to drug kids. He didn’t like how he felt when he was on them. So I never thought about doing it to my son. But now he’s in second grade and is …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Mark asks… is there a cure for OCD and ADHD? Well i have OCD and ADHD and it’s really starting to get on my nerves. is there like, a cure for these or something. Maybe something i can take to stop it? barry jennings answers: I don’t think there is much you can do if you actually have ADHD. I guess avoiding sugary foods would help reduce the hyperactivity aspect of it. People tend to get prescribed Ritalin for ADHD anyway. As for OCD, you can reduce the habits …