Category: ADHD

February 28, 2017

The Gluten-Mood Connection

How Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity Can Affect Your Mood Dr. Arjuna Veeravagu, ND RAc Celiac disease is an inherited autoimmune disease that affects the digestive process of the small intestine in around 1% of the population.  When a person who has celiac consumes gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, the individual’s immune system […]

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April 15, 2016

Probiotics for Autism

Dr. Juliet Ghodsian, ND HMF Neuro by Genestra is a unique probiotic preparation containing various strains and species of Lactobacillus and Bifidobacteria to specifically assist with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD). Research shows that autistic children have a significantly higher rate of gastrointestinal tract disorders. Chronic gut inflammation can increase […]

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December 18, 2015

Nutrition as a foundation for health in ADHD

Dr. Julia Christensen ND Our bodies are fueled by food and water and the importance of ensuring appropriate and adequate amounts of nutrients for optimizing brain health cannot be overemphasized. With the increasing availability of processed and convenience foods which have a limited nutrient profile, many children are missing crucial vitamins and minerals essential for […]

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Attraction to Distraction

Deirdre O’Neill, ND When it comes to learning, we all have a vested interest in our children’s future. In the age of technology, there are many tools in place to augment our children’s learning. Yet we are seeing a rise in attention and development difficulties in our youngest generation. We have come into the Attraction to […]

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