What about an alternative to Ritalin?

At some institutions and schools, the prescription of Ritalin is a given, it goes with the syllabus. Is this the only treatment? ADD is not only a problem of inattention in the classroom, but manifests throughout life. It reflects in poor school performance and ADD sufferers show a higher likelihood of ending up with less education than non ADD's. ADD reflects over life skills behaviour...
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ADD: A matter of Arousal not Attention

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) How to rectify ADD through Neurotherapy The efficacy with which a person’s brain functions depends on the level of arousal, which is the central feature of ADD. The core problem with ADD is poor regulation of the brain’s state of arousal. In other words, the level of arousal of the brain is how sleepy or awake the brain is. Although it borders on a...
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Fox Terrier Children

Is your child amongst the children called fox terrier children? I spoke to a headmaster of a school recently about neurotherapy as an alternative form of treatment for ADD/ADHD, referring to these children’s restlessness. His reaction was, “Oh you mean the ‘fox terrier children'!”, referring to the activity level of a fox terrier. Fox terriers are forever barking, stirring, being...
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