Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

Betty asks… non-drug strategies for parenting ADHD kids? Does anyone have any personal experience, either first-hand or otherwise, with parenting ADHD kids, specifically, helping them to focus better, sit still, behave in class, and so on? Maybe this means changing the diet, ways of speaking with the child(ren), new activities for them, etc. My friend is desperately looking for answers so she can help her 4-year-old before he goes into kindergarten. barry jennings answers: There are …

Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

Robert asks… what natural adhd treatment did you use and helped? what natural adhd treatment did you use and helped barry jennings answers: Never used any. Mary asks… What is the most effective non-drug treatment for ADHD? Please do NOT include medications, my son can’t take them because he loses too much weight. barry jennings answers: Non-drug therapies ADHD management programs need to be tailored to the individual child. Some therapies are more useful for …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

Mark asks… Do you or your child have ADHD? I recently attempted to take my son off of all stimulants and try a non-stimulant. It was a rough month and a half at home and at school for him. I’ve had to switch to a stimulant again. It’s a new one called Vyvanse. Any one know it? Please don’t answer this if you have nothing nice to say about the method of treatment we use for our children or ourselves. I also have a chat room and boards for any one interested in support. I …

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 Causes In Children

Linda asks… Which do you believe is MORE misdiagnosed in today’s children: autism or ADHD? Follow-up: which misdiagnosis do you believe causes more overall damage (short-term and long-term)? barry jennings answers: ADHD is an excuse not a disease. My husband was going to be diagnosed with ADHD when he was in elementary school because he never behaved and would never sit still. The reason why he was this way: he was BORED. I am not bragging up my husband at all by no means, …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures For Children

James asks… My screwed up marriage, my screwed up self, and my screwed up wife. Care to read and give advice? First off I’m going to say that 5,000 characters isn’t enough to type EVERYTHING, so if people look at my other questions (like the one posted below) and think I am trying to be a martyr they are WRONG. First off I’ll talk about myself (in a negative way). I am an underdeveloped 29 year old male. I have adhd and I am a child abuse survivor. Ever since I was a …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures Kids

Sharon asks… My sons behavior is out of control? Since my son has been 9 Years old he has started to get more and more disrespectful! When he was 12 Years old he started Hitting me and my wife. He hasn’t really had any run – ins with the law though. He constantly calls us the B word and says F U alot. I will admit he is good OCCASIONALLY. We know he can do it he just.. doesnt. When he was 13 we put him on a Stimulant (ADD-ADHD) Medication that didnt help much at all only a …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

David asks… Holistic Diet tips for child with ADHD? Son diagnosed with ADHD in the 1st grade.Since then we have been treating him with stimulants.They caused a slight improvement in the amount of time a teacher had to spend on him talking out or being restless in his seat. HOWEVER, every single one of these meds made my son more aggitated and aggressive,even violent. He went to counseling for a whole year for anger management until I realized the meds were making him so angry! In the …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures Kids

Mandy asks… For parents with ADHD kids, how long did it take before you saw results in new meds? Hi, i started my son on Adderall 15mg xr today b/c he’s been on dexetrine for 3.5 years. He started when he was 4 years old. The dexedrine worked great up until about a month ago. It only lasts up to 230pm and then he is hard to handle. So now we started him on adderall. I havent noticed much difference at all. Its like he’s on the dexedrine. He’s still chasing the …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets Toddlers

Sandy asks… three year old WILL NOT SLEEP any over counter remedies?? Ok….I have about to be three in october ALL BOY that does not take naps any more and for the last four to five months will NOT go to sleep until 12am-1am 2am!!!!!!! I can’t take it any more we don’t give him and sugar, caffeine juice with surgar or ANYTHING any more NOthing we have the same bedtime routine we’ve always had so thats not the problem…….He is wide open from 6:30am until …