Twelve Effective Ways to Help Your ADD/ADHD Child: Drug-Free Alternatives for Attention-Deficit Disorders

Twelve Effective Ways to Help Your ADD/ADHD Child: Drug-Free Alternatives for Attention-Deficit Disorders

by Laura J Stevens M.D.

Paperback

$17.00
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, March 28

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781583330395
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/31/2000
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 313,806
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Laura J. Stevens, MS, has been President of Nutrition in Action, Inc., a small nutritional consulting company, since 1995. She developed The ADD/ADHD Online Newsletter, a home page dedicated to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. In addition to maintaining her web site, Stevens collaborates with her professor, John Burgess, PhD, on ground-breaking research concerning ADHD.

Table of Contents

12 Effective Ways to Help Your ADD/ADHD ChildAcknowledgments
Foreword
Preface
A Word About Gender
Introduction

Part 1: Understanding the Basics of ADD and ADHD
What are ADD and ADHD?

Causes of ADD and ADHD

An Ounce of Prevention

Part 2: Twelve Ways to Help Your Child
Way 1: Improve your Child'd Diet

Way 2: Choose Sweeteners Carefully

Way 3: Track Down Hidden Food Allergies

Way 4: Add Essential Fatty Acids to Your Child's Diet

Way 5: Choose Vitamins, Minerals and Other Supplements Carefully

Way 6: Solve the Yeast COnnection

Way 7: Identify Inhalant Allergies

Way 8: Identify Chemical Sensitivities

Way 9: Investigate Lead and Aluminum Poisening

Way 10: Enhance Perception

Way 11: Consider Crawling Lessons

Way 12: Try Biofeedback

Part 3: Helping Your Child Adjust to His New Diet
Shopping and Cooking for Your ADD/ADHD Child

Celebrating Happy Holidays

Pleasing Recipes for the Child with ADD/ADHD

Conclusion

Appendix A: Scientific Studies for You and Your Doctor

Appendix B: Jimmy's Common Foods Elimination Diet and Dairy

Appendix C: Resources for Parents

Notes
Index

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews