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 …

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… others, and can actually cause some social issues (especially in school and work!) It’s been considered as just a part of the natural spectrum of how people’s brains work. I think you could throw in plenty of similar disorders, but the fact is, they are a reality because one needs to function in society to get by, if one’s behavior does not fit within the range of acceptable norms, than it should be labelled as a disorder, and should be treated. Do your research on drugs. …

Your Questions About Adhd In Children

… each autistic child is like a snow flake, all of them are unique and each has their own set of issues unique to them. Autism has many levels of severity. Aspergers is a form of high functioning autism. ADHD is a totally different disorder but many autistics share add/adhd diagnosis. Autism is referred to as a spectrum disorder simply because no one child is the same as the other. But to answer your question to be diagnosed as autistic the triad of impairments must be met. Autistic …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… with your paper, and have a wonderful day! Jenny asks… Is it wrong to consider ADHD and autism under the same category? My friend and I were discussing this and he says by describing someone with ADHD as having autism is belittling the person with ADHD is this true or are they considered the same? barry jennings answers: There has been a lot of confusion about ADHD/ADD being on the ASD (Autism spectrum Disorder). ADHD/ADD is not on the ASD and there is a distinct difference …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… always. Doctors aren’t sure what causes AD/HD, but studies support the theory that it is related to an imbalance of certain chemicals in the brain called neurotransmitters. Susan asks… Does anyone have a child with symptoms similar to those associated with autism, but it is something else? My son is 20 months old. The symptoms that fit on the autism spectrum are that he speaks no words but can hear fine, he flaps his hands when frustrated, and frequent tantrums. But what …

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… Is anyone familiar with taking a EEG spectrum test for ADHD? I was told by a psychologist this test is a series of computer test that test your skills in certain areas to find weak & strong points of the way your brain solves problems and cures ADHD. barry jennings answers: I am not familiar with any testing they do,but the school has informed me that they think my son(9)may have several symptoms.i guess im in denile bc he acts differently around other people,his dad,his …

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… This doesn’t sound anything like ADHD. It sounds a lot like she may be on the autism or aspergers spectrum to me. With fits/rages like those lasting that long, even kids with ADHD usually stop after an hour or two. Seven at your child’s age is beyond ADHD. I would definitely go see a child psychologist, and take the family doctor’s word with a grain of salt. You may want to look into a weighted vest/blanket, try an exercise ball that she can sit on at home, one of those small …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… groups at dailystrength.org, wrongplanet.net and others George asks… Anyone ever had an EEG test done for ADHD? About Me Member since: January 07, 2007 Total points: 94 (Level 1) Points earned this week: -2 Total answers: 1 Best answers: 0 (0% of Total) Is anyone familiar with taking a EEG spectrum test for ADHD? I was told by a psychologist this test is a series of computer test that test your skills in certain areas to find weak & strong points of the way your brain solves …

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George asks… Red Dye 40 and behavioral problems? I have been doing quite a bit of research in the past few days after talking to a co-worker who said her daughter’s behavioral problems went away after red dye #40 was eliminated from her diet. I have seen alot of testimony as to how well it has worked for other families, especially children who have other disorders, such as autism spectrum and add/adhd. It certainly won’t hurt to eliminate this artificial dye from my …