Your Questions About Adhd

… me? barry jennings answers: There are tons of natural things to help! I’ve always used caffiene to help my symptoms. The pills just put me in a daze- I could concentrate but I didn’t have interest in anything. So instead I started drinking one cup of coffee every morning. It slowed everything down to a normal level, but I was still myself. This doesn’t work for everybody, so I would say to try if for a week and see if it helps you. Also, try running every morning. Physical …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

Michael asks… How many calories do 6 year old boys need? My son is severely ADHD and is on the level of medication that helps him make it through the day. We have already tried a lower dose but he couldn’t function and was always in trouble at school. The problem is that he has lost some weight and needs to gain some back. I need to know about how many calories he needs to consume to maintain his current weight and also how many calories that he needs to consume to start to gain …

Your Questions About Adhd Drugs

Charles asks… Help me understand this about ADD/ADHD drugs? How does a drug like Ritalin or Adderall which are stimulants help someone who is already hyperactive and anxious. I’ve read that they give it to people with anxiety already. Wouldn’t a STIMULANT make everything worse? Can someone explain this to me? barry jennings answers: Medication level you out. If your hyper it levels you out…if your unfocused it levels you out. My daughter is ADD (not hyper at all and …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… before. I also had trouble going to sleep that night. No appetite. (For an overweight person such as myself, this was good news). On Tuesday, I took the same dosage and felt the same effects. The headache wasn’t as bad, I was just as focused and still had not much of an appetite. I didn’t have as much trouble sleeping. On Wednesday, same dosage with euphoria and only a slight headache, but my appetite seemed to be returning, but not full force. My focus level was improved but not …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… follow the metaphor of trying to take square pegs and forcing them into round holes. Different people require different things from the world. It’s that simple at the most basic level. 3. Attention and expectations are rapidly changing in our society. We notice distraction and difficulty focusing today, much more than before, simply because the demands on us (adults) and children are increasing, while our time remains the same. If you pay attention to advertising statistics alone, you …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications Vyvanse

… make you think you aren’t hungry, until suddenly you realize you are a stupid, emotional wreck because you haven’t eaten in 12 hours. Sometimes it can make you feel like a diabetic because of how important food becomes to fuel your new level of mental and physical energy. Eat a balanced meal within an hour of taking the drug, eat lunch, eat dinner, and even a healthy snack in between. It keeps the drug’s effects consistent throughout the day. Also, I started out on 30mg and …