All posts in ADHD medication

6 Strategies To Avoid Dehydration

Hard blinking. Throat clearing. Face stretching. Over and over again. Those were the main issues I discussed with my son’s ADHD care team at his last check up. I thought those tics had gone away, but upping his medication (Vyvanse) […]

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Waiting for the Other Shoe to Drop

Our ADHD/Aspie teen “Clark Kent” rebounded with accountability from a disastrous first half of his senior year, including agreeing to restart the meds he’d quit six months before. More...

“Unattended Children Will Be Given Espresso and a Free Puppy”

I will never forget taking our first family vacation shortly after my son started taking his medication.  It as just a quick weekend trip to Pennsylvania Dutch Country More...

So we let our ADHD teen fail. NOW WHAT??

  Last we checked on my ADHD/Aspie son “Clark Kent,” he was living up to his nickname in spectacular fashion while stubbornly clinging to the belief that he was More...

Guest post: “Unattended Children Will Be Given Espresso and a Free Puppy””

I will never forget taking our first family vacation shortly after my son started taking his medication. It as just a quick weekend trip to Pennsylvania Dutch Country More...

Guest blog: Fighting Sleep

He used to be my easiest sleeper. Even as a baby- if he was tired, he'd just fall asleep wherever he happened to be. In the stroller in the More...

Guest blog: A Mama’s got to do what a Mama’s got to do!

I am Amy Albers. I have a blended family with one 15 year old step son, a 4 year old son and a 3 year old daughter. I More...

Rebel, with or without a cause: natural health & wellness treatment alternatives

Oh what a difference a month makes! When I posted on our foray into natural health and wellness alternatives for our teenage son – an ADHD/Asperger’s young man affectionately More...

Our Journey Toward Diet and Lifestyle Alternatives to ADHD Medication

We are working with our son, the one we affectionately call Clark Kent, to modify his diet and lifestyle, in the hope that it will reduce his need More...

ADHD medication provides clarity like eyeglasses

Your child comes home from school one day and explains that he can no longer see what his teacher is writing on the board. You immediately make an More...

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