ADHD, Bedroom, Inattention, Natural Treatment, Unorganized
01Oct

Commonly prescribed ADHD medications have a stimulating effect on brain cells and subsequently release more of the neurotransmitters called dopamine and norepinephrine, which on the positive side can enhance a child’s ability to control impulsive behaviors and concentrate –but they also cause increased activity in the central nervous system…

Multimodal ADHD Treatment
09Aug

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurocognitive disorder that’s characterized by difficult in paying attention and impulse control, as well as displaying hyperactive behavior. Although estimates vary, conservative number put out by the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate that approximately 5.4 million school aged…

ADHD, Obesity, Learning Disorder, Additction
03Aug
01Aug
31Jul

A recent editorial published in the renowned journal Environmental Health Perspectives is calling for increased research into possible environmental and other epigenetic causes for neurodevelopmental disorders in the children of the USA. What was especially interesting about the editorial however, was the inclusion of a list of 10 chemicals…

22Jul
Breastfeeding, ADHD, Risk, ADD
17May

A team of researchers from the Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel-Aviv University has just published a paper on the role breastfeeding plays in the development of a child’s ADHD in later life. The research itself was designed to examine this relationship and their finding clearly indicate that periods…

ADHD, Breakfast, Nutrition, ADD
14May

The saying that breakfast is the most important meal of the day is no understatement as it turns out. New research lead by Dr. Jianghong Liu, an associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing revealed that children who consistently eat breakfast also scored higher IQ tests….

Doctors, ADHD, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, ADD, Treatment, Cure, Test, Assessment
16Dec

What Causes ADHD?

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Although it’s not a dire health concern, ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder still affects a large number of children and teens. When it comes to the possible cures for ADHD, doctors and psychiatrists could only help patients by managing the symptoms. Definite cures for ADHD are not yet…

Adderall
16Nov

Adderall FAQ

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Here at MindMed we receive numerous questions from people regarding not only natural treatments of ADHD such as ADHD Treatment, but also plenty with respect to medication specifics as well. In our ADHD Medication FAQ series, we try to address the most frequent of these. Of course when considering…