Tagged: diet

ADHD children

Meds for Younger ADHD Kids?

A new report just released at a recent American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference recommends that children as young as four can now be diagnosed and treated for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Does this mean more pharmaceutical drugs for young children? Likely, according...

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer’s Linked to Diet and Exercise

Research from Japan’s Kyushu University Medical School has found that dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are associated with type 2 diabetes. Because type 2 diabetes has also been linked to poor nutrition and lack of exercise, dementia and Alzheimer’s can now be linked directly...

ADHD and children

ADHD Associated with Western Diet

Research from the University of Western Australia has found that ADHD in children is linked to diet, and more specifically, to the Western diet – a diet known for being rich in meats, fried foods, processed foods and sweets. The study reviewed the...