No one knows your child like you do. No one is better equipped to identify your child’s strengths and weaknesses. No one is more important in your child’s life, especially when it comes to the support you provide, when others have decided something is broken in them. No child is broken.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD or ADD) is the most commonly diagnosed “disorder” among school-aged children. In the diagnosis process, about 80% of the evaluations incorporate information from an adult outside of the immediate family, and 90% are diagnosed using behavior-rating scales. In many cases, the non-family adult is the child’s teacher, and he or […]
Got Omega-3s? If you’re drinking organic milk, the answer is YES—according to a new study in Plos One journal. When I need a dairy fix, I only drink certified organic milk, so this new research immediately caught my attention! I first heard about the study while listening to Melissa Block’s All Things Considered segment on […]