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 …

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 Medications For Teenagers

Sandra asks… Not sure how to handle this situation..? I have a younger brother who has a lot of issues, he is on medication for ADHD. He also does some other ODD things, well things I find ODD and don’t think most children do. he smears feces on the walls sometimes and will tear up a room because he says he was mad. I’ve worked with children for quite sometime and I have children of my own. I know the behavior of tearing up a room is somewhat common in the tODDler years …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… favoring one painful side or the other by opening your jaw awkwardly. These changes could be sudden. Your teeth may not fit properly together, and your bite may feel ODD. You may have trouble swallowing because of the muscle spasms. Headache and dizziness may be caused by TMJ syndrome. You may feel nauseous or vomit. Cause: The endocrine glands produce hormones to regulate human traits, namely, Kama [desire], Krodha[anger], Lobha[Selfishness and greed]Moha[[love], Mada[lust] and …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

Carol asks… Can changing a childs diet help control hyperactivity/ADHD? barry jennings answers: Less sugar/caffeine! Sandra asks… Adhd Meds and diet? My son was diagnosed ADHD and ODD 2 years ago when he was 5. I am so sick of all these meds and side effects. I have been doing some research about a change in diet could help. Has anyone done this before? How did it work out for you? I really want him off these meds. In addition he does get therapy to. I’m just so …

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 …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… chatters/talks non stop at times. Difficulty to suppress impulses, such as making inappropriate comments, over talking, hitting others and may not think of dangers to him/herself & others. Normal cognitive development and normal to above average intelligence. Hyperactivity in some people (ADHD) My daughter & I have ADHD & dyslexia, my daughter also has ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder). A specialist has suggested that I have a assessment for ASD, because he felt I had …

Your Questions About Adhd Diet

… Good luck, Rory Rory F. Stern, PsyD ADHD Coach & “Former” Therapist http://www.adhdsuccessaudio.com Nancy asks… My son has Adhd, and has just been diagnosew with Asperger Syndrom, has anyone tried the gluten free diet? I am reading all about this gluten free diet, and find it ODD. Can anyone explain the scientific reasoning behind it? barry jennings answers: Because Asperger’s Syndrome is a high functioning form of autism, see sections 12, 21, and 22 – …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… try it. Its far easier to give a kid a pill then be consistent or get to the root of issues. In this day and age far too many doctors are willing to label children without any real testing and then hand over a prescription. Sometimes a pill is necissary but in most cases i dont think its the right answer. Before people give me thumbs down i want to explain that i have a child with ADHD, ODD and OCD. We work damn hard to teach him to behave and deal with his issues instead of masking them or …