ADHD Treatment Information: Medication Plus

ADHD medication and non-drug alternatives like fish oil & neurofeedback

Equine-assisted therapy for ADHD kids
ADHD Blogs Be Our Guest

I Admit It: I Like My Child Better When He Is Drugged

Is the drugged Lucas the real Lucas? Did I medicate him to make him more like me? Did...

» More from ADDitude's Be Our Guest

Today in ADHD Treatment
 
An ADHD child eating the right diet

Food Therapy: The Right Diet for ADHD Symptoms

Medication isn't everything — when it comes to treating ADHD symptoms, the right diet can be among the... more »

 
An empty plate to represent ADHD diet and nutrition

The ADHD Food Fix: Fight Symptoms with Diet and Nutrition

Studies show that a high-protein, low-sugar, no-additive diet combined with ADHD-friendly supplements like fish oil and zinc can... ADHD-friendly foods and supplements

 
An ADHD diet can help manage symptoms

The ADHD Diet: What to Eat, What to Avoid

Poor eating habits don't cause attention deficit, but research suggests a strong relationship between ADHD and the food... more »

 
Girl enjoying food

ADHD Food: The Right Carbs, Fats, Proteins, and More

Foods and nutrients — such as complex carbs, fish oil, protein, and certain vitamins — could boost ADHD... Foods for ADHD»

 
Healthy food options to manage ADHD symptoms.

Eat This, Avoid That! 9 Food Rules for ADHD Families

A well-rounded diet can improve ADD symptoms — including focus, hyperactivity, and impulsivity — in both children and... more »

 
Meds, Pregnancy, and Nursing: What Should You Do?

ADD Drugs: Safe While Pregnant or Nursing?

Can your ADD medication harm your developing fetus? Can it pass through breast milk? Critical information for mothers... more »

 
This girl is using ADHD medications safely

7 Rules for Using ADHD Medications Safely

7 ways to maximize the benefits of ADHD medications for you or your child with attention deficit disorder... more »

Dr. Larry Silver M.D. is the author of two books about parenting ADHD/LD children. Ask The Expert Larry Silver, M.D.

Today's Question :

"Our pediatrician requires my four ADHD sons to have screenings every three months. Is this really necessary?"...

When you find the right medicine, you can experience substantial improvements in your ADHD symptoms.

— Russell Barkley, Ph.D.

Most Read in Treatment
  1. The High-Protein, Low-Sugar ADHD Diet

  2. Is It ADHD or Depression?

  3. Understanding Executive-Function Deficits
Copyright © 1998 - 2015 New Hope Media LLC. All rights reserved. Your use of this site is governed by our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
ADDitude does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. The material on this web site is provided for educational purposes only. See additional information.
New Hope Media, 108 West 39th Street, Suite 805, New York, NY 10018