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You would have heard many people say that video games are bad for ADHD and it affects the ability for our children to focus even more. Recently I attended an ADHD conference where a Professor in Neurology is doing some studies to see if video games actually helped ADHD. Guess what? They do! Wow! This…

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5 Ways Diet can help ADHD If you are a parent of a child living with ADHD, you won’t be a stranger to the comment “Have you tried the diet?” Like diet is the answer to curing ADHD. Wow, if only it was THAT simple. Although diet won’t ‘cure’ ADHD it can sometimes help with…

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What To Expect With Medication? Following on from my 3 part series on understanding ADHD, let’s talk about medication. This is a very common word when you are dealing with ADHD. Love it or hate it, it is there. It is up to you if you wish to introduce medication. There are many different medications,…

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ADHD Diagnosis – What’s Next? Over the course of the next 3 blogs, I would like to talk about accepting the ADHD label and how to work with it. Take yourself back to the time that you received the diagnosis, did you feel that you were a failure, did you feel that you were judged…

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ADHD Medication – You can’t win ADHD medication – Ritalin, Adderall, Concerta, Dextroamphetamine – the list continues. It seems to be the buzz word with ADHD and that little pill, whatever it may be has the power to put SO much pressure on a parent, it is ridiculous! However, think about this. Is it the…

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Introducing the new Puppy The Therapy Dog Journey Continues. As I mentioned in my previous blog after speaking with Breeders and looking at breeds we decided on a Border Collie. You may think they have too much energy and for some families you may be right. But JB, my son is go go go all…

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This medication is killing ME! Saturday arrived and so did the medication! We had prepped my son that it was happening and told him it would be Saturday but he had to have breakfast first. We were ready to go, well as ready as I could be. To start with, it definitely wasn’t all fun…

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The Medication Decision Well today was the day! The decision has been made. The medication has entered the house! I couldn’t do it. I couldn’t go to the chemist and get the script filled, it was just too heartbreaking. My husband did it and the pills are now in our house! I kept it together…

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Resisting the Medication (Yes, that “M” Word) I want to share this story in the hope that it helps just one other mum that is going through this journey of having to medicate their child. It is so you don’t feel alone. It is such a hard decision and one that makes you feel very…

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Danger! Mummy has lost it! It has taken me quite a lot to sit down and write this blog but I have decided to put myself out there in the hope that just one person will relate and not feel so bad about themselves. My business coach encouraged me to do this so I hope…

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