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About fettlegenie

Being a health advisor, provides vital health and wellness information required for attaining vibrant health along with the information of the top health conditions and the most effective ways of healing them holistically. We are a group of alternative therapists from various branches of holistic therapies. Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Acupressure Massage, Reiki, Emotional Freedom Therapy, Pranic Healing, Nutrition therapy are some of our areas of expertise. We provide information of complementary and alternative medical practices for treating various conditions which might either supplement or work better than conventional treatments. In short Fettle Genie is one stop resource for attaining vibrant physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health holistically.

Tablet and phone games could help diagnose autism, study suggests

Autism could be diagnosed by allowing children to play games on smart phones and tablets, according to a study. Researchers from the University of Strathclyde used games on a tablet to track the player’s hand movements. The information gathered helped … Continue reading

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ADHD medication lowers teens’ risk for STDs, substance abuse, injuries

Pharmacological treatment for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder significantly reduced the probability of adolescents contracting STDs, abusing drugs and alcohol, and becoming injured, according to recent research. “ADHD is such a major issue, but no one seemed to be able to give a … Continue reading

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Doctors may miss ADHD in nonwhite kids

African-American and Latino children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be much less likely to receive a diagnosis or treatment than their white peers, a small U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on almost 4,300 children whose parents participated … Continue reading

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Autism-Linked Genes Often Differ Between Siblings

In families that have more than one child with autism, the gene variations underlying each child’s disorder often differ, new research shows. Researchers have long known that autism is a complex disorder. Experts have suspected that the development of autism … Continue reading

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The ADHD Epidemic: Smart Drugs and the Control of Bodies and Minds

This is an excerpt from Scripted Bodies: Corporate Power, Smart Technologies, and the Undoing of Public Education (Routledge 2016) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), which has seen massive recent increases in diagnosis since 2000, is defined as a difficulty in … Continue reading

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Global ADHD Therapeutics Market to Reach US$ 25 Bn by 2024

According to the latest market report published by Persistence Market Research, titled ‘Global Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Therapeutics Market: Rising Prevalence of ADHD and Continuous Innovation by ADHD Drug Manufacturers are Factors Expected to Drive Revenue Growth by 2024’, revenue … Continue reading

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Overselling A.D.H.D.: A New Book Exposes Big Pharma’s Role

In the late 1930s, Charles Bradley, the director of a home for “troublesome” children in Rhode Island, had a problem. The field of neuroscience was still in its infancy, and one of the few techniques available to allow psychiatrists like … Continue reading

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Awful people off the hook as ADHD labelled genetic

Morons with no attention span who are too fucking useless to bring their children up properly have welcomed the discovery that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), often referred to as ‘Little Bastard Syndrome’, is genetic in origin rather than the … Continue reading

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Challenge of disciplining a child with ADHD

“The best way to do that is to deal with difficult behavior whenever it occurs and not allowing the tension to build up. Retraining difficult behavior patterns is an essential part of the treatment for ADD.” Amen, author of “Healing … Continue reading

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ADHD Med Linked to Brain Changes in Kids After Stopping

Children treated with methylphenidate for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) show brain changes after discontinuing the drug, suggesting “neurochemical imprinting” on the developing brain, with uncertain long-term consequences, new research shows. “In line with extensive preclinical data, we provide the first evidence, … Continue reading

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