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About fettlegenie

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.

Working out the genetic risk for ADHD

Genetics play a strong part in the development of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), but the path from a gene to risk for the disorder has remained a black box to researchers. A new study suggests how the risk gene ADGRL3 (LPHN3) … Continue reading

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Treating ADHD in Children: It’s Not All About Medication

Dr Hansa Bhargava, a practicing pediatrician and medical editor with Medscape, answers the questions from parents of children with ADHD about the ways to treat ADHD without medication……. When treating ADHD in children, the more typical practice in the United … Continue reading

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Why Parents and Doctors Should Think About A.D.H.D. in Preschool

Preschool children are supposed to run around a lot and jump from one activity to the next. Trying to decide whether a 4-year-old’s activity level or attention span is truly problematic can raise a challenging mix of questions and concerns … Continue reading

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FOCUSING IN ON LOCAL ADHD TREATMENTS

Focus-MD is a growing network of pediatricians working with ADHD patients across the United States, with offices in Alabama, Florida, North and South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and now, New Jersey. The practice’s goal is to provide families with up-to-date, evidence-based … Continue reading

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Is It ADHD or Something Else? It Could Be Both!

People with ADHD don’t always know how to do things in moderation. May be that explains why so many ADHDers aren’t content with just one mental health condition and have other “comorbid” conditions such as depression or anxiety on top … 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. According to … Continue reading

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ADHD Drug Amphetamine Can Improve Endurance, New Study Says

Amphetamine, a potent brain-stimulating drug, commonly prescribed for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy, may slow down the rise of your body temperature and disguise signs of fatigue or exhaustion –- but it comes with ramifications. According to … Continue reading

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Anti-GMO activists take page out of anti-chemical and anti-BPA lobby

The Environmental Working Group (EWG), an advocacy environmentalist organization known for its influence on Capitol Hill and its opposition to GMOs and pesticides, reported that: Evidence shows that BPA exposure may be associated with altered brain development and function, potentially … Continue reading

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Every School Should Have Pedal Desks For Kids With ADHD

Students in a grade 3-4 split class there are involved in a pilot project this year whereby traditional desks are being replaced with bicycle desks, bean bag chairs and wiggle stools. They also get regular yoga and dance breaks. The … Continue reading

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Proper nutrition keeps you stress free: Study

Good nutrition not only benefits your physical health, but also works as a cornerstone for mental health, says a study published in the Clinical Psychological Science journal. A study highlights the different approaches that psychology researchers are taking to understand … Continue reading

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