Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

Carol asks… Parents: have you noticed recently…? That small children nowadays are profoundly more ill-behaved and are generally smaller than generations past? I’ve just noticed so many kids in public (and in my social circle) who are allowed to do things I was never allowed to do–hit their parents, bite their parents, kick and scream for hours on end, say vulgar words. I’ve also noticed that kids are growing tinier and tinier. And do you think that this could …

Your Questions About Adhd Symptoms In Adults

Daniel asks… What are the symptoms in adults for ? ADHD does anyone know any of the symptoms? And are these people hard to deal with? barry jennings answers: It depends. Symptom varies among children, adults, toddlers, preschool stage, etc. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) divides the symptoms of ADHD into those of inattentiveness and those of hyperactivity and impulsivity. To be diagnosed with ADHD, children should have at least 6 attention symptoms or 6 activity and …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Teenagers

Daniel asks… is Attention Deficit Disorder permanent? I had severe ADHD when I was a teenager, I couldn’t pay attention to anything, and I had all of the symptoms. It worked great for me, I went from being a badly behaved class clown failing all of my classes, to getting A’s and B’s in school, everything was a complete turn around. When I was 16 I was taken off the meds because my doctor believed that I no longer needed them. Once I was off the medication, I made the …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

Mark asks… is there a cure for OCD and ADHD? Well i have OCD and ADHD and it’s really starting to get on my nerves. is there like, a cure for these or something. Maybe something i can take to stop it? barry jennings answers: I don’t think there is much you can do if you actually have ADHD. I guess avoiding sugary foods would help reduce the hyperactivity aspect of it. People tend to get prescribed Ritalin for ADHD anyway. As for OCD, you can reduce the habits …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

Helen asks… What do you do when medication and therapy doesn’t work for a 12 yr old with ADHD? I recently adopted a child who has came from a horrible past. He lived with me in foster care for four years but the adoption did not go through until the end of 2008. In the four years he was in foster care, he was on medication for ADHD. Doctors switched his medications several times – he was on a total of 8 different medications and different combination of medicines – …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures For Children

John asks… Which do you think I should follow as a profession after I graduate? Btw I’m in 11th grade and 17 years old, I attend an alternative highschool due to problems with directed classes because of my fast reading skills and quick learning. I also have a problem with ADHD which is medicated but flares up in stressful situations. I’d just like some input on which would probably be a good option. I come from a low income family and have no money saved up for college. I am …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets Vitamins

David asks… Supplements for a 6yr old? Ok..so my son has been diagnosed with ADHD..I was wondering if there was any supplements I could give him along with his daily meds. He is an extremely picky eatter..doesn’t drink milk or eat meat. He does eat cheese on occasion…but I know he is lacking there. Also, I read on the internet that when a child has ADHD..some supplements can be given to help calm him during the day. THE REASON I ASK: my son was put on adhd meds about 3 …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

Ken asks… How do I convince a doctor I have ADD? I want to pretend I have ADDfor the simpole fact that I want to get a prescription for Adderall. My sister has ADD/ADHD and I believe that I have a concentration problem, I really do, I can never concentrate, it’s not being lazy or bored- I always try. I NEED to concentrate, I sometimes zone out when people talk to me, can’t read books because I zone out and I can’t follow intructions – I have to keep repeating to …

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 …