Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

John asks… Why are there an overwhelmingly number of children being recommended to be tested for ADD/ADHD? It seems like so many students are being diagnosed these days. I have also been in several classrooms: public and private and it seems like 60% of the students were off task or severely out of control. They would not stay seated for long, spoke out of turn, or were laughing and talking out loud. However, is this does this justify a teacher to suggest that the child needs to be …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Richard asks… Would you medicate your child for ADHD if they get good grades? My son is smart, get’s good grades but is disruptive in class. I know he’s learning so must be concentrating. However, he does things like fidget and cause disruptions in class. He often has loud outbursts for no reason. I mean he just seems to lack social skills and acts like a “cave man”, according to his friend. I have done things like taken away video games. I am just not sure …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Sandy asks… Why not we give home schooling for our children? In view of high cost of education and risky transportation these days, I feel it will be preferable to bring up our children at home so that we can give lot of inspiration. Morally and intellectually also we can bring him better. But the child will be missing the company of other children. There are advantages and disadvantages in adopting home schooling. What do you think about this? Nobody has given comment about the risky …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Susan asks… How long will i be diagnosed with ADHD for? Im Now 15 years old &* ive been diagnosed with ADHD ever since I was in 3rd grade but my mom never looked into it since i was in 6th grade because the school said i needed to be in a CTT class that contains to teachers. My question is will I have ADHD for the rest of my life &* will i get SSI for ever because that’s what im getting . Also im going to get evaluated again when im 18 years old. barry jennings answers: …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

William asks… Does my 5yr old have ADD or ADHD? If so, what to do and where to go from here? My little boy has always been “difficult” to cope with. Even to the point of no-one wanting to babysit him or even visit very often. When he was a toddler he would have ‘turns’ where he would wake from a nap and fly into a screaming rage for no good reason. He would even bash his head against the walls and floor! Eventually I discovered that altering his diet had a …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

Lisa asks… Question for parents that have a child with ADHD or ADD? My 5yo son has ADHD, he has been taking concerta since August. Parents what steps have you taken to reduce the ADHD symptoms? Id like insight on what other parents are doing. I’m changing his diet and we are going to get out of the house more. What are you doing? I pray this disorder would disappear! The concerta works fine. I don’t want him on meds forever. I wanted some insight on what other parents are …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

Joseph asks… Can high blood pressure affect mental clarity? Recently I went to a doctor to prescribe ADD or ADHD medication for me, as I took these meds back in college (5-6 years ago) under the supervision of my doctor then who I had seen for the same reason. The doctor I saw said my blood pressure was too high for his comfort level to prescribe me any standard ADD meds, so he instead prescribed me some medication (lisinopril) for high blood pressure and suggested I lose some weight to …