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Complications
... As many as one in three children with ADHD also have other psychological or developmental conditions, including: Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD). Generally defined as a pattern of negative, defian...
Source: MayoClinic

Treatment
... Optimal treatment for ADHD is a matter of intense debate. Current treatments typically involve therapy, medication or both. Therapy Children and adults with ADHD often greatly benefit from counseling ...
Source: MayoClinic

Self-care
... Because ADHD is a complex disorder and each person with ADHD is unique, it''s hard to make recommendations that are right for every child or adult. But some of the following suggestions may help: Chil...
Source: MayoClinic

She Can''t Sit Still for Even a Minute: Excessive Restlessness and Impulsivity
... A Teenager on the Go Go Go Sixteen-year-old Sherrie was referred to us by her family practice physician because of a five-year history of ADD. She had been on Ritalin since the sixth grade. In kinderg...
Source: HealthWorld

Hyperactivity
... Hyperactivity, medically termed attention deficit hyperactive disorder, can affect children, adolescents, and even some adults. Symptoms range from mild to severe, and may include problems with langu...
Source: HealthWorld

Hyperactivity and ADD
... Hyperactivity, Foods, and Drugs The incidence of Hyperactivity, hyperkinesis and attention deficit disorder (ADD) seems to be rising at an alarming rate in American schools. For the child and parents ...
Source: HealthWorld

Calming Hyper Kids with Herbs
... Noah was a hyperactive child. Noah''s parents had been working with him for some years, and after a tremendous amount of trial and error, they discovered that when Noah stayed away from refined sugar,...
Source: HealthWorld

Kava--Elixir of the Pacific
... Botany, Nomenclature, Range Kava is Piper methisticum Forst. from the pepper family, Piperaceae. Depending on the area of the Pacific, Piper methisticum has been called Kava, awa, waka, lawena, or yaq...
Source: HealthWorld

Hyperactivity
... This is a thorny issue that raises a plethora of questions. There is no doubt that extreme hyperactivity occurs and can be related to dietary factors.This having been said there is an unfortunate tend...
Source: HealthWorld

Healing Through Homeopathy
... We are very pleased to inaugurate a new Townsend Letter column on the clinical use of homeopathic medicine. We''d like to give you an overview of our practices and to share our plans for this and futu...
Source: HealthWorld

Hyperactivity
... One of the side effects of our modern environment and diet has been an increase in illnesses such as autism and hyperactivity. It is important to recognize that these do not have a single cause but a...
Source: HealthWorld

   

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