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4 Ways To Work Through Mental Illness As A Couple

By Carin Goldstein MFT and LMFT Zoe Hicks for YourTango.com. Mental illness issues like depression, anxiety, ADHD and bipolar disorder present challenges to even the most successful marriages. But …

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Organizing the House for ADHD Relief

If you or a loved one lives with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) there are ways to ease the symptoms while in your home. Dr. Mark Haffey, EdD, director of the Haffey Ce…

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Finding Time For What We Love

I've always been obsessed with books. They are life long friends, one of the greatest treasures I've ever known. Old books, new books, childbirth and parenting books, Oprah's book club books, the …

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ADD in Adults?

By Jessie Sholl, Experience Life An estimated 15 million Americans suffer from ADD, the majority of them undiagnosed. Once considered a childhood disorder that's outgrown by adolescence, it's…

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Doping or Diet? ADHD Might Be Easily Conquered By Good Food

Along with autism, many people (experts and parents alike) think they know a thing or two about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Some will even insist that they know what causes it and…

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Meditation Improves Children’s Attention

A new study published in the International Journal of Yoga found that when children are trained to practice meditation, their attention spans are significantly increased. The researchers tested two…

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Common Illness Can Cause OCD

While scientists have hypothesized that a connection between obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and childhood infections exists,  a team of researchers have now scientifically demonstrated that commo…

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Are You Deficient in Healthy Fats?

You’ve probably read about or heard about fatty acids or healthy fats.  Essential fatty acids have many important roles in the body.  Here are some of the main ones: Quell inflammation Strengt…

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5 Foods Linked to ADHD

Artificial food coloring has long been suspected of  contributing to diagnoses of ADHD, but a new study from Perth's Telethon Institute for Child Health Research shows an association between ADHD an…

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More Screen Time = Less Attention Span

While growing up, there were literally no restrictions on television in our house. My mother, as a hard-working single parent, loved TV and grew to appreciate how much of a companion it was to her two…

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