Rethinking Physical Activity for ADHD

Rethinking Physical Activity for ADHD

Even now, there‚Äôs not much known about the chain of events that results in the symptoms indicative of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Excessive impulsivity, chronic inattention and inability to remain still are the trademark symptoms first noticed by parents and teachers. Thankfully, more and more research now suggests that it might be related to a deficiency in the production […]

Effects of Food Dyes in ADHD Patients

Effects of Food Dyes in ADHD Patients

There is an alarming trend among pediatric patients that has recently made front page news. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention surveyed 73,000 children and concluded that one in every 10 has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This is an upsetting 22% increase since 2003. Although there is still quite a bit of controversy regarding the causes and […]

Best Dietary Tips for a Healthy Brain

Best Dietary Tips for a Healthy Brain

There s a great deal of buzz about foods and dietary supplements. The manufactures promise they can do everything, from sharpen focus and concentration, to enhance memory, attention span and overall brain function. Is there any evidence that they really work? Aging healthfully is key to maintaining proper function of many organs and the brain is one of them. The […]