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He has ADHD. Now where to begin?

The doctor watched Jaivon run around the tiny exam room, bouncing off the exam table like a pinball, nearly missing the sink and laughing the entire time. 541 more words

All About Jaivon

Seven Ways I Cope with ADHD without Meds!

  1. Colour-code and colour-assign everything. I tend to make associations with colours and images rather than words, despite being a avid reader. The brighter the better–folders, post-its, plastering stickers on everything (especially stuff I need to find, like my phone), lots of fun keychains help me find my keys.
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Mindfulness vs. Ritalin

I am currently reading Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche’s book, Ruling Your World: Ancient Strategies for Modern Life.  The Sakyong is the son of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, subject of the documentary,  793 more words

Meditation

Outnumbered!

There is a serious testosterone overload in my household.  I am the only female apart from the cat and possibly the goldfish (just how do you tell what gender they are anyway?)  I have 4 boys – Hubby aged 42, Liam aged 12, Dylan aged 10 (you’ve met him) and Quinn aged 3 1/2. 714 more words

Fed Up... America's Sweet Conspiracy

“If only a small fraction of what is already known about the effects of sugar were to be revealed in relation to any other material used as a food additive, that material would promptly be banned.”—John Yudkin MD, Ph.D., F.R.C.P., F.R.S.C., F.I. 3,582 more words

I have ADD.

Attention Deficit Disorder. I have been “diagnosed” with this since about halfway through elementary school. I have been taking medication for it for as long as I can remember. 937 more words

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