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Children with ASD and ADHD are more likely to exhibit gender variance

ASD/ADHD have more gender variations A study titled “Increased Gender Variance in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder” was recently published in the Archives of Sexual Behavior. According to researcher Dr. Springer, gender variance was about 7- 8 times more likely in those with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorders) and ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), compared to the control group […] Continue reading →

Most Active Kids Don’t Have ADHD

Overtreatment of ADHD According to Dr. Frances, we are overdiagnosing attention- deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in kids and giving many of them stimulant drugs they don’t need. Some kids, especially boys, are more active than others; most of what passes for ADHD these days is really no more than normal variation or developmental difference. He […] Continue reading →

Dyslexia is NOT a disease. It is an excuse for bad teachers

Dyslexia and ADHD do not exist Based on Peter Hitchens’ blog content, neither dyslexia or ADHD exist. And boring teachers and lessons are blamed for the symptoms. Dr. Richard Saul and his book ADHD Does NOT EXIST as well as others are cited as providing supporting evidence. Hitchens thus states, “ I doubt there has ever been a society so easily fooled by pseudo-science and […] Continue reading →

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to become obese and sedentary teenagers

Kids with ADHD more likely to be obese Children diagnosed with ADHD at eight had significantly higher odds of being obese and less physically active at age 16. This new study was reported by visiting Professor Alina Rodriguez and colleagues from Imperial College London in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Binge eating was not a cause. […] Continue reading →