Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… ADD/ADHD is caused by a low levels of dopaminergic activity while schizophrenia (and psychosis in general) is caused by high levels of dopaminergic activity. It seems that either way, if dopamine is off balance in the brain it cases problems. barry jennings answers: Actually I have researched this, and although I am not an “expert” apparently, they kind of are “opposites” in regards to dopamine levels, but NOTHING else. Apparently, it is believed that one of the …

Your Questions About Adhd Symptoms In Adults

… is if a doctor could interpret my personal history in such a way to see my inquiry into medication as an illegitimate attempt to get a prescription stimulant. I’m 19 with an Associates degree and a 3.97 GPA so I’m not a “stupid druggie.” I was also home-schooled for my entire childhood so no experienced teachers could observe me and recommend I see a doctor in regards to ADHD. barry jennings answers: Smoking cigarettes will not interfere at all. It’s irrelevant. …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures For Children

… they’ve been diagnosed with that. In regards to all of these things, I’ve seen people say things like, “If the parents would just get a belt that would fix it all”. Seriously?? Yeah, beating a a little autistic kid with a belt is a great solution, that will automatically cure the disorder! Please. So why must others be so judgmental? I don’t even have a special needs child, or a child with autism or ADHD, but I just think it’s really rude when people act …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications

… encourages your situation as well as makes you wary as a parent as far as keeping your child’s dosage right, the teacher/doctor don’t always have accurate information and need to be kept in check in regards to YOUR child, Mom and Dad really do know best in regards to their own. Lots of love out to you, hope this blesses you and yours. Richard asks… since green tea is a natural body cleanser will it affect adhd medications? my son takes concerta for adhd but loves to drink …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

… orders. Not one of these places were ever aware that I was even alive. I have never been contacted in regards to any doctors visits or medication that my son is prescribed. As soon as my son turned three his mother took him to a “specialist” in adolescent medicine but not a certified child psychologist for a sleeping medication called Clonidine (lowest dosage available). She began breaking him of his napping and wondered why he was waking up at two or three a.m. after being put to …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

… concentration problem. You should go to the doctor, and be honest about your problem, they will then treat you as you need, not as you see fit. After all, taking drugs for a problem you don’t have will only make you worse. I know you don’t want ot hear that, but trust me, the doctor will know if you’re trying it on. George asks… Need IQ stats, (age, education, region, incarceration, religion, salary, etc)? I’m looking for data on IQ in regards to: age, …

Your Questions About Adhd Test

Carol asks… Is there a way to be screened for ADHD like a concentration test or something? I was supposed to be screened by my link worker but he didn’t even know what ADHD was and he didn’t know why my doctor sent me to him in the 1st place I had to explain that I was supposed to be screened and exactly what ADHD was! Anyway how can you test yourself definitively??? Mabe that I could use at home? Kind regards!!! barry jennings answers: That’s ridiculous! You should …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures Causes

… be distressing, so I would say you qualify in that regards. Instrusive thoughts are not part of ADHD. Worries and anxiety are not part of ADHD (although many of have both). Compulsive checking is not part of ADHD. In fact, it’s possible that you don’t have ADHD at all, you just have anxiety and OCD. OCD symptoms in children can mimic ADHD symptoms leading to misdiagnosis. Not saying that’s the case here, you could have both, but getting a proper diagnosis will certianly help. …