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My child is bitting him self when he gets excited. How can I stop this behavior?

My child is bitting him self when he gets excited. How can I stop this behavior?

Biting: Many kids bite others or themselves in ages 1- 3 yrs. it may be attention seeking behavior, it may be to convey anger , frustration. Or sometimes teething bec it hurts. Spend time with him, teach him how to express emotions. ...Read more

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Are there any natural treaments, herb or otherwise, to treat hyper activity in kids?

Are there any natural treaments, herb or otherwise, to treat hyper activity in kids?

Maybe: Vigorous physical activity can help. Be aware that many children that are hyperactive also have sleep disturbed breathing and are not getting good sleep. Hyperactive children should be checked by pediatrician for sleep apnea. Treating sleep apnea in children will help a great deal with hyperactivity and learning in school. ...Read more

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What are their any natural treaments, herb or otherwise, to treat hyper activity in kids?

What are their any natural treaments, herb or otherwise, to treat hyper activity in kids?

ADHD Overview: I'm not aware of any natural herb treatments for ADHD, but here is a link to the American Academy of Pediatrics overview of ADHD. It's very comprehensive & has a lot of information for parents. Hope this helps! http://patiented.aap.org/content2.aspx?aid=6050 ...Read more

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Are there any natural treaments, herbal or otherwise, to treat hyper activity in kids?

Watch and eliminate : There are no proven natural remedies for hyperactivity.Except to determine if there something dietary that triggers the behavior.Examples are too much suger or caffeine. ...Read more

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How to avoid my self from being attacked by diabetes regarding diet and daily activities?

How to avoid my self from being attacked by diabetes  regarding diet and daily activities?

Healthy life style: Healthy eating meaning less carbohydrates, more vegetables, fruits and regular exercise are likely to help to prevent or delay onset of diabetes type 2. Healthy life style may also minimize the health problems related to those who already have diabetes. Maintaining ideal body weight and preventing obesity is most important. ...Read more

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How might you include children with Lyme disease in everyday activities?

How might you include children with Lyme disease in everyday activities?

May need help: The extent of how much a child with lyme disease can be included in daily activities will depend on the extent of his disease consequences. Children with only minimal symptoms, can probably be back to pre-disease activity states. Those with more severe impairment may need help from physical and occupational therapists. A lot of resources may be found from online support groups as well. ...Read more

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Is there something similar to self harm in kids?

Is there something similar to self harm in kids?

Yes: Kids can indeed do self-injurious things like adults can. Child psychiatrists can help. Your primary care doctor can be a place to start, but full evaluation & treatment would be best with a child psychiatrist and/or psychotherapist. ...Read more

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If my child has had rheumatic fever, must I restrict their activities for a year?

If my child has had rheumatic fever, must I restrict their activities for a year?

Most do not have to.: After the acute stages of the illness, most children do not have to restrict activities. Check with your pediatrician/pediatric cardiologist since cases can vary with other underlying conditions/issues. ...Read more

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What are good sports or activities for children with adhd?

No bad ones: Any activity that encourages the child to move, use his/her imagination and laugh is beneficial to his/her health.Exercise has been approved by the aap as adjunct therapy for adhd.Get a proper assessment by a knowledgeable professional, provide proper guidance, discuss meds and other options with your doctor.Avoid fads and unsupported treatments that could possibly delay or worsen outcome. ...Read more

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How to bring out values through activities with children?

How to bring out values through activities with children?

Spend time with them: Spend time with your children every day, show them that you love and care for them. Teach them through your own actions how to behave appropriately. Show them how to be kind and considerate to others. It's not just about telling them what to do. Your actions speak louder than words! ...Read more