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Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Tracy Davenport, Ph.D., Health Guide

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Author and parent and expert on the impact of disease on families

The Cost of Care: You Are Not Alone

ADHD is often associated with poor school performance, behavior issues and difficultly in social functioning. The financial cost of caring for a child with ADHD can also be significant and is an area where parents and caregivers need all the support they can get.

 

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posted 02/04/2016, comments (0)|
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5 Ways Yoga Helps Kids with ADHD (INFOGRAPHIC)

The benefits of yoga transcend toned muscles and a slim physique.  More and more research is showing that yoga is helpful at improving memory, mental health, flexibility and even reliveing stress and depression.  But did you know that Read moreChevron

posted 01/25/2016, comments (0)|
Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Tracy Davenport, Ph.D., Health Guide

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Author and parent and expert on the impact of disease on families

ADHD and Dementia: Is There a Connection?

It was not too long ago that we thought of ADHD as a diagnosis that only affected children. We now understand that ADHD is a condition that remains throughout adulthood and lately, researchers are exploring the connection between ADHD and dementia in the elderly.

 

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posted 01/25/2016, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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The Connection Between Lead Toxicity and ADHD

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has brought lead toxicity in children to the forefront of the news. It’s possible that thousands, maybe even tens of thousands, of children were exposed to high levels of lead from drinking the water in their city. What are the residents of Flint to expect in the coming years? No one knows for certain,... Read moreChevron

posted 01/24/2016, comments (0)|

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