Very young children are being diagnosed with ADD or ADHD.

Very young children are being diagnosed with ADD or ADHD. Parents may first hear of concerns about their child from a school counselor or nurse as a result of a teacher referral. Often parents are urged to have their child seen by their family doctor. Medical practitioners may choose to medicate the child. Medications for ADD or ADHD to present problems related to side effects and adverse reactions that impact the child’s lifestyle or personality. Some doctors prefer to treat children through diet and exercise protocols. What are some of the non-drug alternative diet/exercise or other methods of treating ADD or ADHD?