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Time Outdoors Helps Settle ADD/ADHD Children

Time Outdoors Helps Settle ADD/ADHD Children

With summer vacation in full swing, many families are still planning last-minute getaways or making final preparations for well-awaited vacations. However, for parents with a child that has ADD/ADHD, there are some recently discovered considerations to factor into travel itineraries.

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Always in Overload Mode? HSP Commonly Concurrent with ADHD

Always in Overload Mode? HSP Commonly Concurrent with ADHD

Do you find that you’re highly sensitive to physical and/or emotional stimulation, becoming easily overwhelmed by things that others may just pass by? It’s possible that you suffer from hypersensitivity, not classified as a disorder, but rather a condition where the body has an exaggerated response to stimuli. For example, allergens are an example of [...]

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Clear Out Clutter for Clearer Thinking

Clear Out Clutter for Clearer Thinking

Many of us reserve ‘spring cleaning’ as a once-a-year project. However, if time management, concentration problems, and organization are your biggest challenges on a daily basis, clearing out distractors can help you start the year off right. Especially during the hectic holidays, straightening up can also help you unwind, as having a sense of control over environment can greatly alleviate the pressures of daily stressors. While we’re powerless over things like traffic or the weather, taking charge over a manageable variable has the ability to pave the way for less stress and clearer thinking.

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Final Exams are Near… Have no Test-Taking Fear!

Final Exams are Near… Have no Test-Taking Fear!

Students of all ages can be prone to test anxiety, particular around crucial end-of-year exams. The good news? A recent University of Chicago study published in the journal Science found that students who wrote down their test-taking fears 10 minutes prior to the exam improved their scores by almost an entire grade point.

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Does Fit Body = Fit Mind? The Connection Between Concentration & Fitness

Does Fit Body = Fit Mind? The Connection Between Concentration & Fitness

Our fast-paced schedules usually leave little room for physical activity. However, staying physically fit is an important component in overcoming concentration problems.

A person’s level of fitness impacts the ability to concentrate, focus, and work/study, and a healthy, active body can help ensure that mental performance will be even better.

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Attention Problems? Limit TV & Video Games

Attention Problems? Limit TV & Video Games

Have you noticed an increase in your child’s ADHD symptoms at home? Or has your child’s teacher reported a decreased ability in your child to stay on task and focus? If so, you may want to consider how much time your child is spending in front of the TV or playing video games. An Iowa State University study found that both activities are associated with increased attention problems in children.

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Natural Remedies to Aid Learning

Natural Remedies to Aid Learning

School can be loads of fun, but may also be a daunting place for children of all ages. Smaller children may need extra reassurance and mental support due to emotional upsets that can affect schoolwork. Concentration and focus are both key aspects when trying to achieve good work and successful learning.

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Concentrating on the Alternatives – Using alternative methods to help you concentrate

Concentrating on the Alternatives – Using alternative methods to help you concentrate

There are many times in our lives when we may feel like we can’t concentrate, which can lead to distraction, disorganization, and irritability. Unfortunately, these symptoms can make it impossible to enjoy our daily lives. There are many factors that can lead to these symptoms such as a lack of sleep, change in diet, or medication changes. Whatever the reason may be, there are alternative remedies to combat concentration issues.

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Strategies for Mom’s Suffering from ADHD

Strategies for Mom’s Suffering from ADHD

Most mothers have a very hectic schedule. Days may consist of dropping the kids at school, going to work, going to soccer games or dance classes, making dinner, helping with homework and putting the kids to bed. While this lifestyle is hard enough, imagine suffering from ADHD and managing this way of life.

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Native Remedies Herbal Tincture Taste Test Video

Did you know our herbal tinctures can be mixed with your favorite beverages? Watch Alex from the Native Remedies Social Media team as she tries Focus Formula™ first with water and then with apple juice.

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