We’ve all learned about ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder). Perhaps you remember it back when it was termed as ADD – a label that had been presented to kids who found it challenging to adhere to the rules or be aware in class. Even though the condition is far more common […]

Most parents want their children to be on a successful path, and to be happy in Junior High or Middle School before the transition to High School. If your tween son or daughter has ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) they will likely encounter greater challenges at home and school. Helping […]

While ADHD is commonly recognized in children, most people expect adults to be able to hide the fact that they have a problem. Social gatherings and meetings can cause a lot of anxiety in someone who suffers from ADHD and this can even cause them to avoid social situations. It […]

Most of us believe in the therapeutic value of exercise and sport. Adequate physical exercise increases blood flow and increases the levels of endorphins, especially serotonin, and acetylcholine in the brain. These help alleviate and reduce ADHD behavioral symptoms. Exercise helps combat ADHD behavior in ADHD children. So how can […]

Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in adults is one of the biggest problems faced by the victims of the disease. In this article, I will tell you about the methods and treatments people can go through to cope with adult ADD and ADHD. The good […]

One of the major stigmas of mental illness is the idea held by some, that people with mental illnesses are somehow different than “normal people”. In fact, there are some who would say that the medical model we have developed, actually inadvertently promotes that idea just by treating people with […]

Did you know that the food you eat contains chemicals that influence brain function? When heated, certain foods release anesthetizing or stimulating effects, causing confusing signals in the brain. Dairy and wheat also have sedative properties by nature. Since these two foods are staple items in our modern diet, it’s […]