Category Archives: ADD/ADHD

Anti-Vaxxer

Anti-Vaxxer On Friday night’s Real Time with Bill Maher, noted anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. came on to talk about the link between vaccine and autism. Maher took Kennedy’s side. It is an understatement to say that I am moved. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. has long been an advocate for U.S. Citizens, as he protects…
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The Treatment of ADHD in the U.S.

Meta-Analysis: Reduced Risk of Anxiety with Psychostimulant Treatment in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder The pharmaceutical industry has been under fired now for years concerning the use and overuse of prescribed psychostimulants to the young people in the U.S. who diagnosed with degrees of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). As I mentioned before in a few blog writings concerning…
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Don’t Take It Personal – Executive Functioning Deficiencies

Don't Take It Personal - Executive Functioning Deficiencies Your teenager isn't evil, nor broken - Executive functioning Sound familiar? "Mom, I got suspended from school for yelling at a teacher." "What do you mean you cut class today!" "Do you realize what you just said hurts my feelings?" "Hi Dad. I've been arrested for shoplifting. Can…
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ADHD and Executive Function

ADHD and Executive Function Identifying connections between ADHD and executive function skills, and equality Connecting the "why" dots of personal failure in life is obviously shocking. I mean, if I can see it, why can't others? Of course, whether or not dots are correctly connected is the stuffing of debate. Here are a few dots connected by a…
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Childhood is Not a Disease

Childhood is Not a Disease Allowing children to be children requires tolerance Here are 5 alarming statistics concerning our children in the United States. Almost all children (81%) in the US will be diagnosed with a mental disorder by their 21st birthday - almost 70 million kids ADHD diagnoses rate has tripled in the past 20 years…
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