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Being a health advisor, fettlegenie.com 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.

Students With ADHD Not Helped by Common Test Accommodations

Offering students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder extended testing time or frequent breaks does not appear to help them perform better on a standardized test than other students with ADHD who do not get such accommodations, says a new study … Continue reading

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Depressed? It could be adult ADHD

Mark Williams had suffered for years from symptoms that “looked like depression”. Racing thoughts and confused states left him feeling miserable, says the father-of-one. In 2011, he had a mental breakdown after his wife Michelle developed post-natal depression and he … Continue reading

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Allergies during pregnancy linked with autism, ADHD

Despite a wealth of research, how and why autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders appear is still unknown. The search is on for any factors that might contribute to these psychological conditions. A recent study focuses on maternal allergies. Already, lines … Continue reading

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ALIEF ISD IS HELPING KIDS WITH ADHD AND BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS

Motion is helping kids improve test scores and stay more focused on school work, according to one Houston area school district that’s on the front-line of helping kids with ADHD and behavioral problems. “Just think when we were kids, the … Continue reading

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Schools struggle as autism diagnoses rise 25 per cent

Schools are “struggling” to provide for autistic pupils following a 25 per cent increase in autism diagnoses in the past four years, according to government data and local area inspection letters. The first published inspections of councils’ “local offers” for … Continue reading

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Atopic Dermatitis Increases Risk for ADHD

Atopic dermatitis (AD) was associated with increased risk for attention deficit and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADD/ADHD) in both children and adults, and risk was further heightened for those with more severe AD symptoms and frequent sleep interruption, according to … Continue reading

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Subtle Signs May Lead to More Precise ADHD Diagnosis

Researchers are making progress toward characterizing different subgroups of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Experts believe this differentiation could aid in determining optimal treatment options for patients based on their specific symptom profile. In a new study, Penn State investigators discovered young adults … Continue reading

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Why and how doctors can treat ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder of childhood and adolescence. It is a controversial subject for multiple reasons, including concerns about overdiagnosing the disorder, excessively medicating young children, why the prevalence is different among various countries and whether … Continue reading

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Why it’s time to investigate the overlap between autism and ADHD?

The most influential psychiatric handbook prohibited a joint diagnosis of autism and ADHD until 2013. But the link could be significant Until as late as 2013 a joint (or comorbid) diagnosis of autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was … Continue reading

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Several children hospitalized for taking classmate’s ADHD medication

Six children at Liberty City Elementary School have been transported to the hospital after ingesting a fellow student’s prescription pills. According to the Miami-Dade County School Board, a fifth-grade student shared Clonidine, Friday morning, with several of his peers. This … Continue reading

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