All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by mum2BG » Mon Jun 04, 2018 4:50 pm

Thanks slmkhoo for the links.

His main issues is his attention span and impulsivity, thus getting into troubles easily. You have guessed it right. He is not taking his diagnosis well and refused to cooperate.

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by slmkhoo » Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:28 pm

mum2BG wrote:Thanks slmkhoo for the links.

His main issues is his attention span and impulsivity, thus getting into troubles easily. You have guessed it right. He is not taking his diagnosis well and refused to cooperate.
Actually, poor attention span and impulsivity is quite normal for a lot of teens. It's just a matter of degree. So it's not necessary to get him to be completely mature and adult, which would be strange at his age, but to curb some of the excesses. Even for a non-ADHD teen, things like spending less time on screens, getting more sleep, keeping to a schedule, being tidier, getting more exercise, having a better relationship with parents etc will help. So you don't have to make it an "ADHD-thing".

Catch him at a good time and get him to read some of the links below? He needs to accept his ADHD and learn to cope. At the same time, he needs to understand that his ADHD has upsides too, if he learns to harness them. Tell him that you love and appreciate him for what he is, and that you are willing to work with him.
http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD ... Teens.aspx
https://www.everydayhealth.com/add-adhd ... ccess.aspx
https://www.helpguide.org/articles/add- ... sorder.htm
https://www.additudemag.com/dealing-wit ... trategies/

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by Sunflow08 » Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:23 am

Hi, is there any whatsapp grp for parents support in adhd? Would like to join. If not, i would like to set up 1. My kid is P2 this yr.

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by 24hr-mum » Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:53 am

Dun mind joining

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by Cloudz » Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:00 pm

Hi, I don’t mind joining too if there’s a WhatsApp group.


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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by kitty2 » Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:04 pm

Sunflow08 wrote:Hi, is there any whatsapp grp for parents support in adhd? Would like to join. If not, i would like to set up 1. My kid is P2 this yr.
try to find in facebook,there is a special need group

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by kitty2 » Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:46 pm

Anyone heard of redox signaling ? My friend who has an autistic kid is taking a redox signaling supplement and he is getting better. It helps to renew,repair and rejuvenate the cells.She shared that kids having ADHD or adults having dementia also working well on them.

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by Coolkidsrock2 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:49 pm

kitty2 wrote:Anyone heard of redox signaling ? My friend who has an autistic kid is taking a redox signaling supplement and he is getting better. It helps to renew,repair and rejuvenate the cells.She shared that kids having ADHD or adults having dementia also working well on them.
I heard about it.

Have heard feedback that it helps for autistic kids.

As it helps with cell rejuvenation, DD is using the product for her ecezema.

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by kitty2 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 2:01 pm

Coolkidsrock2 wrote:
kitty2 wrote:Anyone heard of redox signaling ? My friend who has an autistic kid is taking a redox signaling supplement and he is getting better. It helps to renew,repair and rejuvenate the cells.She shared that kids having ADHD or adults having dementia also working well on them.
I heard about it.

Have heard feedback that it helps for autistic kids.

As it helps with cell rejuvenation, DD is using the product for her ecezema.
Do you get it locally? Yes, it helps my friend’s autistic kid and his dad’s dementia. Another friend is using for eczema .

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Re: All About ADHD : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorde

Post by Coolkidsrock2 » Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:08 pm

kitty2 wrote:
Coolkidsrock2 wrote:
kitty2 wrote:Anyone heard of redox signaling ? My friend who has an autistic kid is taking a redox signaling supplement and he is getting better. It helps to renew,repair and rejuvenate the cells.She shared that kids having ADHD or adults having dementia also working well on them.
I heard about it.

Have heard feedback that it helps for autistic kids.

As it helps with cell rejuvenation, DD is using the product for her ecezema.
Do you get it locally? Yes, it helps my friend’s autistic kid and his dad’s dementia. Another friend is using for eczema .
Yes. Locally.

Have tried krill oil on kids as well - to improve focus.

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