Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Children

… medication shave an addictive quality, but like many medications ( for diabetes, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder) if you go off them you will be “sick’ again and not able to function well. Always cut back under the supervision of a doctor. We now know that folks seldom grow out of ADD/ADDH . The problematic brain chemistry problems persist into adult hood. Amounts need to be monitored and changed regularly as people grow. Cocaine kills brain cells so kills you. ADD medication …

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Chris asks… Can children with bipolar grow up to be self reliant or will they always need adult supervision? My stepson has been diagnosed with bipolar, adhd and add. He is 14 physically but mentally (or perhaps socially) 8-10yrs old. His father is in denial about it and I don’t know much about any of it. I just wonder if we need to sock away $ to take care of him his entire life or if he will be able to sustain himself. His Mother is bipolar as well and has numberous health …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Kids

… melt off of me but now that im getting older and have three kids I just cant lose weight for nothing. I have heard that Adderall will help you lose weight, is that true? barry jennings answers: The other people have not had very accurate answers. Adderall can help people lose weight because it is amphetamine. Adderall is “speed,” that is not a good thing or a bad thing. When Adderall or another amphetamine is used under medical supervision it is typically very safe. When …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Children

… level self care (slef supervision, eating, dressing, household responsibilities)–again the difference must be severe…. Having SEVERE cognitive differences—not just a year behind SSI is a federal program–not a state program state level is the division of developmetnal disabilities–that provides other support–not SSI… And someone could be severely physically or emotionally disabled and qualify for SSI–they don’t need a doagnosis of mental …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets For Add

Joseph asks… Can high blood pressure affect mental clarity? Recently I went to a doctor to prescribe ADD or ADHD medication for me, as I took these meds back in college (5-6 years ago) under the supervision of my doctor then who I had seen for the same reason. The doctor I saw said my blood pressure was too high for his comfort level to prescribe me any standard ADD meds, so he instead prescribed me some medication (lisinopril) for high blood pressure and suggested I lose some weight to …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications

Laura asks… Should children take ADHD medications or are alternative remedies safer? I have to write a paper on whether or not children should take ADHD med. Im still on the fence about it and I would really like to have a firm opinion on the subject before I write it. Please Help! Thanks. barry jennings answers: Ultimately each family must make their decision, preferably in conjunction with professional input and supervision, based on what they believe is best for their child. …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

Betty asks… How to deal with troublemaker child in neighborhood? Here is what it’s all about. We have 1 neighborhood little boy,who is “suppose” to be on medication for extreme ADHD, causing trouble with other kids,messing with things,etc. His parents allow him outside with no supervision,not even checking on him when he’s out alone with no other kids around. When some of us(parents) are outside, he is allowed to come out for us to watch and we are tired of …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… with supervision (it’s a good bounding activity), also he likes to clean off the table and sink, and water the outside plants. SO see if there are things around the house he can do with you. Try to allow for one on one time. Sometimes its the little things that make the biggest difference. Remember his brain is going 100 miles an hour most of the time, and he my not be in full control of his emotions and actions. Parenting is trial and error, somethings work with one child and not the …

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… medication. My son’s 2nd grade teacher once mentioned to me that my son exhibited some ADHD characteristics. However, she is the only one and this year’s teacher (4th grade) has gone as far as suggesting that he wouldn’t quality for any special help, but my son does have a hard time concentrating at school. At home, with my supervision and encouragement, he is much more productive. In the classroom setting he doesn’t engage much, doesn’t finish work, would rather …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… it worked for my son. Any alteration of medication or therapy should always be done under a Dr.’s supervision. Chris asks… how do you cure ADHD without medication? I have a 4-year old nephew that i think has Attention deficit/hiperactivity disorder. And our family does not believe in medications to treat him. Can you please help and let us know what we can do to help him so he won’t have this as an adult? Please Help. barry jennings answers: ADHD is real. There is a …