Michelle Auns

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15 of The Best Natural Remedies For ADHD

There are many nutrients and natural remedies that can treat ADHD symptoms more efficientlyThe post 15 of The Best Natural Remedies For ADHD appeared …

How Adventure Helps ADHD

Time spent in nature and participation in adventure sports is known to have a profound effect on those who struggle with ADD/ADHD. The Academy at SOAR is a boarding school in North Carolina for children with ADD/ADHD, and in this video director Joseph Geier leads students on a multi-day rock …

North Carolina

A Lost Secret: How To Get Kids To Pay Attention

Fifteen years ago, psychologists Barbara Rogoff and Maricela Correa-Chavez ran a simple experiment. They wanted to see how well kids pay attention — even if they don't have to.<p>They would bring two kids, between the ages 5 to 11, into a room and have them sit at two tables.<p>Then they had a research …

Parenting

Watch Dave Matthews Cover Cardi B, Lil Pump, Migos on “Fallon”

Dave Matthews stopped by “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” tonight, and he took a moment to cover several rap tracks. He sang Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow,” Lil Pump’s “Gucci Gang,” and Migos’ “Stir Fry” for a fake album called <i>Dave Matthews Sings Trap Music</i>. Fallon introduced Matthews, saying, …

Music

I Think Therefore I Move

Generally, our image of thinking is that it’s an activity done while sitting still. The brain is moving but the body is not.<p>As many people with ADHD …

Mental Disorders

The Doc’s Spot On!

How many times have I said that the symptoms of ADHD are present in every human being?<p>How many times have I told you that the defining criteria is …

The most important skill nobody taught you

Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability.<p>This work, however, would influence more than just the realm of the natural sciences. Many fields that we now classify under the heading of social …

Consciousness

'Cutting Edge' Program For Children With Autism And ADHD Rests On Razor-Thin Evidence

Some parents see it coming. Natalie was not that kind of parent.<p>Even after the director and a teacher at her older son's day care sat her down one afternoon in 2011 to detail the 3-year-old's difficulty socializing and his tendency to chatter endlessly about topics his peers showed no interest in, …

Autism

I Am

I know that ADHD exists. I know that I have it.<p>I also know that there are varying stats that say that somewhere between ten and twenty percent of the …

Culture Vs. Biology: What Really Causes ADHD?

What Causes ADHD?<p>Most ADHD researchers point to genetics and heredity as deciding factors for who gets attention deficit and who doesn’t. But Michael …

WALSH: We Have Turned Childhood Into A Mental Disorder. And It's Ruining Our Kids.

According to a report, there has been a dramatic rise in children misusing and overdosing on ADHD medications. I happened to see that report a day …

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

Number of B.C. children on ADHD medication is ‘concerning,’ UBC study finds

The number of elementary school students taking medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has climbed steadily in British Columbia to reach a nearly 20-year high despite questions about the long-term effects of the drugs and compelling evidence that some children are being diagnosed …

Accepting & Loving Children with ADHD or Oppositional Behavior

This article discusses the struggles parents encounter when their child has ADHD or ODD.<p>As a psychotherapist who treats children and teenagers, I …

“Mother Nature: The ADHD Therapy That Works Best”

He is six, and his ADHD is coming into its own.It’s the type that you don’t want to share with strangers and some friends, knowing that if you tell …

Why ADHD Drug Overdoses Are Rising Among U.S. Children

The opioid crisis ravaging America has understandably become the biggest public health story of the past few years. But the specter of potential …

According To Reviewers, These 31 Products Are The Best Bargains On Amazon

It's always amazing to find a good bargain online, especially when you're shopping on a tight budget. But on Amazon, the excitement you feel over …

7 Gardener-Approved Must-Haves to Grow Your Own Food

By Novella Carpenter<p>In uncertain times, a garden can feel like a sanctuary.<p>It doesn't matter if you have a windowsill planter, a plot in a community …

Quiet, Sustained Attention Is Not Natural for Our Kids. Here’s What Is.

Reading, writing and math are difficult subjects for children with ADHD for one key reason: they require sustained attention.<p>Reading means sitting …

Want to Try the Whole30 Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

With so many diets out there today, it can be overwhelming choosing the right nutrition regimen for yourself. If you're not sure which one to go with, the Whole30 plan might be a good place to start since it's only a 30-day commitment. The goal of the Whole30 diet is to eliminate certain food …

Nutrition

How to be happy in today’s crazy world: 3 secrets from research

Sometimes it feels like the world is actively conspiring against your happiness. Now before you start folding your tin foil hat, let me say that you …

5 healthy eating lessons I learned in my 40s

I’m leaner in my forties than I was in my twenties because of these simple lessons.<p>Here’s the deal: Being smarter with my diet was a learning process for me. As a kid and throughout my entire basketball career I thought eating healthy meant having pretzels with no salt on them. But when you’re …

University of Illinois

The 8 most in-demand job skills for 2018 and the online courses you can take to learn them

We live in a technological age — and there is no going back. For anyone looking to get ahead in their career, mastering certain skills is absolutely …

A Bodyweight Ab Workout From Simone De La Rue You Can Do Anywhere

If you're looking to shape up your core and tone your abs, we've got just the workout for you. Simone De La Rue, celebrity trainer who's known for her chiseled abs, recently posted a bodyweight ab workout that you can do anywhere — gym, living room, even on the sidewalk. And, lucky for all of us, …

Take Advantage of Spring Produce With These 15 Avocado Salad Recipes

Valid excuse to buy every avocado in sight.<p>April 26, 2018<p>I'm no meteorologist, but I can confidently say that spring is officially here. Shorts and …

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

How inflammation and gut bacteria influence autism

A new study investigates the relationship between autism, the immune system, gastrointestinal issues, and gut bacteria. The story is a complex one …

15 beauty products on Amazon with a cult following

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Buying makeup and …

Skin Care

How To Use ADHD To Your Advantage, According To A Psychologist

We often think of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) as a condition that prevents people from performing at their best. But what if ADHD – when managed properly – could actually give you a competitive advantage?<p>Increasingly, studies show that symptoms of ADHD are valuable in …

The Dirty Dozen and Clean 15: 2018’s list of fruits and vegetables with the most pesticides

Strawberries and celery sure do sound like healthy choices to munch on – but are you confident they’re free of pesticides?<p>If that has you questioning …