Can adults have ADHD?

… or failed relationships. Many have had multiple traffic accidents. Like teens, adults with ADHD may seem Restless and may try to do several things at once, most of them unsuccessfully. They also tend to prefer “quick fixes,” rather than taking the steps needed to achieve greater rewards. How is ADHD diagnosed in adults? Like children, adults who suspect they have ADHD should be evaluated by a licensed mental health professional. But the professional may need to consider a wider …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications And Weight Loss

… becoming unhealthy. When I started this medicine I was 13, 5′ 6 1/2″ and somewhere between 163 and 175 lbs. now I just turned 14 like two weeks ago and I’m 5′ 6 3/4″ and 136 lbs. And I’m always tired and sick, Restless, moody, so tired but just can’t seem to go to sleep. I’m so sick and tired that I can’t even really go to school. At first I was happy that I was losing weight (because I’ve been overweight for a long time now) but losing …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… perfect. I am four years into this game, so I have tried a lot of variations to these. If there is any one that I can help, feel free to contact me. I know this is a very hot issue with some people…some say medication is WRONG, some say medication is vital to success of these children. I say that it depends upon the child. Many are misdiagnosed; I have a friend whose child took the medication for two years, only to find out that Restless leg syndrome was keeping the child awake at night, …

Your Questions About Adhd Symptoms In Adults

… a result of my impulsiveness. I constantly feel Restless and the need to go and can never organize myself or my chatter box head. Each night I have to have a drink to calm down. I dont want to make this to long winded so, my question is, has anyone else had similar experiences and what meds and solutions did you use to rectify the problem? How is your life different today? barry jennings answers: Meditate – There are many meditation techniques but one that works best for the ADHD …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

… totally disappeared from my thinking processes and I was thinking only visually, sometimes I had only verbal thinking, but most of the time visual and verbal thinking is co-occuring at the same time (I tend to express logic visually in my mind by drawing lines between the associated concepts since my early childhood). I was also extremely creative and had some low latent inhibition. Sometimes I had racing thoughts and Restless legs syndrome. I developed social anxiety. I rarely left home. I …

Your Questions About Adhd Diet

… flour. Supplement with magnesium if you are unsure that you are getting enough of this vital mineral. 80-95% of us are deficient in magnesium and symptoms include mental disorders including light or Restless sleep and daytime sleepiness along with inability to concentrate. Be sure to supplement on a 1 to 2 or 1 to 3 ratio with calcium, as they are important co-factors. Some other suggested essentials from one of my favorite sourcebooks, Phyllis Balch’s “Prescription for Nutritional …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… supplements. He is now taking Omega 3 with a high DHA and also Intramax multi vitamin and twice a day he takes Nu-be-calm’d. It works wonders and he has had no side effects and his grades improved drastically. He has been on this regimen for 3 years now. Jenny asks… What are simply but helpful treatments for ADHD? I know that there aren’t actually cures, but what can help a person be less Restless, and more focused and attentive? barry jennings answers: You can help …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… touching or doing something despite being told not to or knowing they should not. Which can lead to them making the wrong choices Hyperactivity; appears to fidget (especially hands or feet) or be Restless. Interrupt others/things with out waiting, often impatient all of these can interfere with the persons schooling, work and or relationships. People with ADHD/ADD often have low self-esteem & self image, problems with making and maintaining friends or relationships, problems with finding or …