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ADHD and Alternative Medicine

Posted by Lloyd on July 26, 2011
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It is a well reconciled fact that adults and children who suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder often possess an under-active frontal cortex.

Although it seems more likely that a combination of biological, environmental, neurological and psychological factors may be involved, the patients are usually only treated with the drug Ritalin. Ritalin stimulates the frontal cortex and influences behavior, cognitive processes and learning; it also brings on insomnia, restlessness and other harmful side effects. Continue reading…

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