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Natural Remedies For Adhd In Children
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd) (Definition)
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a bio-psycho-social disorder characterized by inattentiveness, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. ADHD typically interferes with daily functioning or mental and social development. It is usually present in childhood, continuing into adulthood, and is genetically transmitted. ...Read more
Is there any natural remedies for ADHD? My son has been off his Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) for a month and cannot see family doctor for another month so I need an alter
ADHD Remedies: Most natural remedies are dietary. Eliminating processed food especially foods with artificial color, wheat, chocolate and dairy. Biofeedback, relaxation techniques such as massage and yoga are also utilized. This Web Site has lots of alternatives: http://www.healthline.com/health-slideshow/natural-remedies-adhd#promoSlide ...Read more
No natural cures: Adhd, we're finding, is a broad, complex illness that for thorough control requires stimulant medication therapy, or other neuroactive drugs like clonidine. However, there is a lot that can be done in addition or to help mild adhd kids function: social training, organizational help, proper sleep, classroom modifications. But these are only sides, the main therapy for adhd is medicinal. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My daughter has ADHD and is taking 27 mg of Concerta a day. My husband wants to think about a natural remedyand wants to take her off due to the cost. What other natural remedies are available for ADHD teenager with no psychologicalour behavioral issues?s
Homiopathic or natural remedies for add/adhd
please help me keep my son off drugs I am looking for some good homiopathic or natual solutions for ADHD in a 6 year old, otherwise healthy child.
I am stronly against any perscribed meds ie; ritalin, concerta
There are resources: Although I do not share your fear of stimulants, there are other approaches. Start with "addressing add naturally" by dr. Kathi kemper. At age 6, he might do well with a good behavior program. Check out the chadd.Org website for books about such treatments. "natural" remedies are unstudied and usually either ineffective or use high doses of caffeine; natural does not equal safe. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Psychotherapy : Psychotherapy can help with add/adhd. There are simple behavior techniques that can help you learn to focus, like always putting things like keys, in the same place when you get home, writing lists of things to do ; checking them off routinely. Meet with a psychologist who specializes in add ; they can help you come up with some plans. ...Read more
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