The teacher just told you that your child’s been acting up in school and playing the class clown. You’re not totally surprised. You’ve noticed similar behavior at home, especially when other people are around. So, what’s this behavior about,... Read More
It’s been years since I heard those words while chasing after my child in the supermarket. But they’re still painful.
I remember bringing my son with ADHD to the store when he was very young. Each time, I told him to stay with me and the... Read More
There’s no question that ADHD is a real, biological condition. Research has shown brain differences in people who have ADHD (sometimes called ADD) compared to those who don’t have it. But despite the data, some people still wonder: Is ADHD... Read More
Looking for fast facts on ADHD (also known as ADD)? Use this one-page ADHD fact sheet to get essential information about this common condition. You can read the fact sheet below. Or you can print it out and give it to teachers, family members and... Read More
When my son was diagnosed with ADHD at age 6, I was almost relieved. It confirmed what my husband and I had suspected all along, and pushed us to finally address his issues.
My son had the opposite reaction when I told him. He burst into tears and... Read More
By Joy Stephenson-Laws, founder of Proactive Health Labs (pH) and her medical team
Parents are expressing growing shock over the frequency of drug use on American college campuses. And we are not talking about illegal drugs, but legal, prescription... Read More
How can your sweetie be a sugar-monster?
Ask yourself these questions:
Will they only drink milk if it is chocolate?
Do they scream or throw a tantrum when you say “no” to sweets or soda?
They will only eat sweet things for... Read More
Defense attorneys across the nation have begun to consider the role that Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) may have played in their clients’ actions. ADHD is a medical condition that causes impulsive, unpredictable and sometimes... Read More