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535822 tn?1443976780 Instead of Drugs and behavioral therapy for ADHD try changing diet .instead.It does not take a rocket scientist to .figure out that many symptoms.associated with ADHD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder,the often over diagnosed condition tacked onto young people , can be treated by simply altering or supplementing ones diet .
Avatar n tn What sorts of behaviors require the discipline? If he is hyperactive, you should not discipline him for the hyperactive behavior per se. I assume he's 'breaking some rules'. What exactly is he doing that is wrong? In general, disciplinary tactics for a child who displays ADHD are no different from disciplining children who do not display ADHD. If you want a reliable guide for discipline, you can trust Lynn Clark's SOS Help for Parents (see
Avatar n tn My child is 12 years old. He has been diagnosed with ADHD, OCD, ODD and an anxiety disorder. He has a high IQ and is extremely gifted in math and science. He is currently taking three different medications (one of them a stimulant), which help him "control" himself for a while. I have battled the school system for years to get him appropriate education, but they just keep targetting him as a problem child.
Avatar n tn My son was recently diagnosed ADHD at the age of 4 1/2. I'm not familiar with early childhood and ADHD and could use some suggestions or reading material how to help him and us as we adapt to this. Any suggestions? The doctor told us he puts the "h" in adhd so the hyperness is really there as well as the spontanious and he's an only child to boost.
Avatar n tn I have a 10 year old black son with O.D.D./ADHD ! What is the right meds for him?
Avatar f tn Does anyone have any alternative vitiamans or diets that work besides medicating young children? I have a 5 year old dignosied with the hyper part of ADHD and I do not want to put him on the ADHD medication after reading the side effects that scare the hell out of me.
Avatar n tn hi my daughter of 13 was diagnoised with adhd 4 months ago we are on a waiting list for help but this could take 12 months. my consern is im not sure if it is adhd she can be very loving then just change suddenly she like constant attention is nasty to her brother, dont seem to understand life, she makes friends easy but can not keep them she seems to wants to be friends with bullies then let bully her. she is rude and abut. she will say rude and inaproparet thing send rude text messages.
Avatar n tn My son just turned 21, he lives at home, does pizza delivery. He was diagnosed with server ADHD in Highschool but he didn't like the mediacation cause it made him aggressive. He has recently done neuroscience brain training which has cured him of ADHD. Now he wants to get his stuff together but has no idea what in life he wants to do. Is there a counselor of some sort (outside of a Psh) that can help him narrow down some choices, and guide him in making a decision?
Avatar f tn Hello there Just looking for a little light to be shed on my 4 year old son... Me & My husband were wondering that if he may have ADHD. My sons behaviour is appauling when he gets told no he lashes out screams,shouts,kicks bangs pulls his hair smacks himself,he can also be very defiant & ignorant.
Avatar n tn I have read books like 1-2-3- magic,s.o.s and adhd but nothing is giving me any techniques or tools to use to disciple my som effectively. In our city in Wisconsin, no one will see a child under 3yrs. even with pediatrion referral, parents history of bipolor and brother 13, with A.D.H.D. I need to find the books that will teach me to effectevly discipline my 2.5yrs bipolor.
Avatar f tn Hi, I am curious because you posted in the ADHD community and not the child behavior forum. Does your son have ADHD? Mark's answer is correct, but if you son does have ADHD it would also explain the impulsiveness of his comments, and the trouble that he has controlling what he is saying.
Avatar n tn A Survival Guide for the Recently Unemployed, from 6:15 to 9 p.m. June 10 at Seafarers & International House, 123 East 15th Street, NYC While Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder has been known to cause complications finding and maintaining work, there are some tips to combat the difficulties. In fact, many of the skills needed to find the right job spin off techniques used to manage ADD.
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Avatar m tn Children who are or have been on ADHD drugs have an increased risk of committing suicide.Even the American Psychiatric Association admits that suicide is the major adverse reaction of withdrawal from these drugs. Clarke reports that “symptoms usually peak within two to four days after withdrawal of the drugs although depression and irritability may persist for months. Suicide risk can persist for years.
Avatar f tn Jag har med stor chans ADHD. Ingen diagnos satt, men psykologen sa det. Var på NPF.mottagningen och fick resultaten på testerna. Gick bra och gick därifrån glad. Manga har tjurat idag och sårade mig lite, men annars okej. Spydde på kvällen.
Avatar f tn Jag har med stor chans ADHD. Ingen diagnos satt, men psykologen sa det. Var på NPF.mottagningen och fick resultaten på testerna. Gick bra och gick därifrån glad. Manga har tjurat idag och sårade mig lite, men annars okej. Spydde på kvällen.
5856747 tn?1403348682 Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. ADHD. Prevalence. Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder or ADHD is today largely accepted as a bona fide psychiatric or neurobehavioral disorder affecting some 5-7% of children and adolescents. The prevalence will depend on the diagnostic criteria used. It was once thought to be three times commoner in boys than in girls though not all studies support that figure. About 50% of ADHD children will carry the condition into adulthood.
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Avatar n tn My 13 yr. old nephew has ADHD. We have tried several different medicinal remedies (ritalin, syelert),but they have not been successful due to unacceptable side effects. We have seen supplements available at local health/nutrition stores and wonder if they are safe. In particular, Pedi-Active, containing phosphatidylserine/DMAE, manufactured by Natural Organics Laboratories, Inc.
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Avatar m tn Here is a guideline that really... REALLY works. As long as you are ready to quit once and for all it will get you through everything! If you are serious..... follow this with a passion. It will save you a world of suffering and get you to where you are LIVING again! Fluids, Fluids, Fluids! Water, Gatorade like crazy! Flush your body for the first couple of weeks. Imodium for diarrhea as needed.
Avatar m tn // - It should give you a pretty idea if its possible you have or could have it. If this stuff sounds like you could have AD/HD, then your next step is to inform your self as much as possible about AD/HD and then find a good professional to help you. Remember that something like meds are only part of the answer. If you are still in school, talk with your counselor. Many colleges are very used to dealing with this and have good resources.
Avatar f tn my step daughters mother has adhd bipolar and many other things wrong with her she s on alot of medication and non seem to work she is extremely violent lies constantly in and out of jail and neglects her children. My step daughter all though three lies constantly pushes children bites her dad and constantly puts people down.