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A healthy ADHD diet is low in sugar — so this chocolate cake may not cut it.

The Sugar Wars: How Diet Impacts ADHD Symptoms

Simple changes in diet — like cutting back on sugary snacks — could bring out the sweeter side... more »

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Music Therapy: Sound Medicine for ADHD

Parents, take note: music therapy builds better focus, self-control, and social skills in kids with ADHD. Plus, you... Tuned-in treatment »

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How Does ADHD Medication Work? Is It Safe? What About Side Effects?

Wondering which ADHD medication to try, whether it's safe given other diagnoses, and how to tell if it's... Well informed, correctly medicated »

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Eggs, Dairy, Nuts, and Soy: Testing for Food Sensitivites with an ADHD Elimination Diet

Bad reactions to certain foods might exacerbate your child's ADHD symptoms. Find out how you can identify the... Process of elimination »

Behavior Therapy for Children with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD ADHD) to help them improve behavior and do well in school.

ADHD Medication + Behavior Therapy = The Best Outcomes

Medication helps many kids with ADHD, but research shows that meds work best when paired with alternative treatments... more »

Treating ADHD in Children with the Daytrana Patch: a New Medication can help with attention and focus in school

A Parent's Guide to the Daytrana Patch

The Daytrana patch contains methylphenidate, the same stimulant medication found in Ritalin, Concerta, Focalin, and other commonly prescribed... more »

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"Will I Ever Find a Treatment Plan That Works?"

How do I find the best medication? Then adjust the dose? And what if it still doesn’t ‘fix’... Best ADHD medications»

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

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