Attention Deficit Disorder Tests and Diagnosis

Children have different energy levels, temperaments, personalities and mature at different rates. Children most of the time, find it hard to concentrate, act impulsively and get distracted and these things may mistakenly label them as having attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD).  The signs and symptoms of ADHD can manifest in… Continue reading

Asthma Prevention

The changes in seasons for a typical asthmatic is oftentimes the worst parts of the year for him since these are days of the year where his asthma exacerbations are at its worst. Usually when the season changes, say from winter to spring, plants release pollens, airborne allergens are at… Continue reading

Anemia Prevention

Anemia is very preventable especially if it is caused by lack of vitamins or iron. Supplements in changes in your diet can prevent certain forms of anemia from coming back again. Addressing the factors that cause anemia can prevent recurrence of anemic episodes. If you’re anemia is, for example, the… Continue reading

Headaches – Lifestyle and Home Remedies

Proper Diet Headaches may come from eating foods that have high concentrations of additives, synthetic chemicals and preservatives. An organic more natural meal not only prevents you from getting a headache but also makes your body strong and healthy overall. Stop eating foods and drinks laced with aspartame, monosodium glutamate… Continue reading

Anemia Complications

Most of the time patients who have anemia suffer mild symptoms even if their anemia stems from an underlying chronic disease. This does not mean that anemia can’t cause even more serious health issues since it limits the supply of oxygen in the body. An anemic patient often suffers from… Continue reading

Attention Deficit Disorder Preparing for Your Appointment

If you want treatment for you or your child’s attention deficit/hyperactive disorder (ADHD), you may first need to consult with your child’s pediatrician or your family doctor.  The results of your or your child’s initial assessment will determine whether or not the doctor will refer you to a specialist who… Continue reading

Asthma – Tests and Diagnosis

For diagnosing asthma, your physician will study your family and medical histories, perform a physical exam and do some diagnostic tests. He will also appraise the seriousness of your symptoms and see if they are intermittent, minimal, moderate or serious. The course of treatment will depend on how the severe… Continue reading