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Developmental Disabilities category provides info on child issues. A new born with developmental disabilities is surely the hardest thing parents have to deal with. It truly takes durability, courage, and above all, patience. This article category is a guidebook for parenting youngsters with special needs.

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Alexander Naz

Easy Paraplegic Exercises That You Can Do Regularly

  Paraplegia is a condition that is linked to injuries of the spinal cord and causes paralysis of the lower body. Although a person suffering from the condition...

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Cathryn Harper

Do Diet Restrictions Really Help Children With ADHD?

Not all doctors, nutritionists, and parents agree when it comes to the topic of dietary restrictions as a treatment for ADHD . According to the National Institute...

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Cathryn Harper

Not all doctors, nutritionists, and parents agree when it comes to the topic of dietary restrictions as a treatment for ADHD . According to the National Institute of Mental Health, a major study on

By: Cathryn Harper l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Jul 12, 2012
C J Mackey

Stimulants such as Concerta, Adderall, and Vyvanse may be the answer to the prayers of a parent with an ADHD child when it comes to focus and attention, but the side effects that they introduce can

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 23, 2012
C J Mackey

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, regardless of what form of treatment you choose to undergo, one thing you must do is start to educate your school and teachers on how best to work with

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 14, 2012
C J Mackey

The decision to give your child ADHD medication is a difficult and personal one. By no means is it the only choice, but it's a decision that should be carefully considered before you accept or reject

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 10, 2012
Peter David Wendt

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood disorder. Children may suffer from one or both of the two ADHD subtypes, including an inattentive type and a

By: Peter David Wendt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 09, 2012
Fatima Nabi

Children with special needs require various forms of support from parents/caregivers, siblings/other relatives, and professionals. However, the individuals that provide this support may at times do

By: Fatima Nabi l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 24, 2012

Parenting children is a wonderful, albeit complicated experience. The same can be said for parenting children and teens with ADD/ADHD. The condition is widespread worldwide, although just a small

By: Jenna Brooklyn l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 22, 2012

Parents of ADD/ADHD children want to approach parenting with as much helpful information as possible. Children with ADHD/ADD grow up facing a lot of challenges in life and it takes involved and

By: Jenna Brooklyn l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 22, 2012
Josef J Butcher

Dyslexia is learning disabilities that can be manage and ensure a healthy optimum growth in a dyslexic child. While a dyslexic child has inability from basic skills such as writing, reading, spelling

By: Josef J Butcher l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 21, 2012
Tess Messer

Teachers and parent are using mindfulness exercises in their classrooms because they find that these exercises can have an extraordinary effect on not only school stress, inattention and impulsive

By: Tess Messer l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 12, 2012
Corrie Banji

To accommodate the needs of students with ADHD in the classroom, it is vital for both parents and teachers to work closely together. Parents who stay aloft and leave everything to the teachers are

By: Corrie Banji l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 08, 2012
Dr Carolyn Stone

Having a learning disability is exhausting. Whether your child has ADHD, or a Nonverbal Learning Disability, or a Language Based Learning Disability, or Asperger Syndrome does not matter. Learning

By: Dr Carolyn Stone l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 08, 2012

The disorder is manifests itself in two phases and with abnormalities beginning at birth that cause complications. This article will discuss the issues and behavioral challenges that can occur with

By: Julie F. Callicutt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 07, 2012
Tess Messer

Is Sluggish Cognitive Tempo (SCT) Inattentive ADHD with coexisting Anxiety or Depression? ADHD experts think that SCT is a separate condition but this an other questions about this diagnosis are only

By: Tess Messer l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 05, 2012
Sridhar Chandrasekaran

A school age child's growth and development spurts at ages 6 - 12 years of age. Different expected changes could be seen outwardly and inwardly through the developmental milestones of the child while

By: Sridhar Chandrasekaran l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 29, 2012
Alexander Naz

  Paraplegia is a condition that is linked to injuries of the spinal cord and causes paralysis of the lower body. Although a person suffering from the condition could have complete or partial

By: Alexander Naz l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012
V K Rajagopalan

Boys and men are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than girls or women are. When it comes to Bipolar disorder, on the other hand, the sexes are equally likely to be diagnosed with the disorder.

By: V K Rajagopalan l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012

People suffer from TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder when the connecting joint between their skull and the lower jaw is impaired or inflamed. This causes considerable pain which usually becomes

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 21, 2012

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the area directly in front of the ear on both areas of the head where the upper jaw (maxilla) and lower jaw (mandible) meet. The temporomandibular joints (TMJ)

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 19, 2012
Ira Jacobs

Appointing a standing Root Cause Analysis Officer ensures that when any problem arises the RCA process will be implemented quickly. A job description should be written for the position and whether

By: Ira Jacobs l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 16, 2012
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Alexander Naz

  Paraplegia is a condition that is linked to injuries of the spinal cord and causes paralysis of the lower body. Although a person suffering from the condition could have complete or partial

By: Alexander Naz l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 178 lComments: 0
Cathryn Harper

Not all doctors, nutritionists, and parents agree when it comes to the topic of dietary restrictions as a treatment for ADHD . According to the National Institute of Mental Health, a major study on

By: Cathryn Harper l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Jul 12, 2012 lViews: 150 lComments: 0
Sridhar Chandrasekaran

A school age child's growth and development spurts at ages 6 - 12 years of age. Different expected changes could be seen outwardly and inwardly through the developmental milestones of the child while

By: Sridhar Chandrasekaran l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 120 lComments: 0
Fatima Nabi

Children with special needs require various forms of support from parents/caregivers, siblings/other relatives, and professionals. However, the individuals that provide this support may at times do

By: Fatima Nabi l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 24, 2012 lViews: 111 lComments: 0
Ira Jacobs

When things go wrong, or systems break down, the tendency is to blame the immediate cause. This article will help you find the root cause.

By: Ira Jacobs l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 103 lComments: 0

The disorder is manifests itself in two phases and with abnormalities beginning at birth that cause complications. This article will discuss the issues and behavioral challenges that can occur with

By: Julie F. Callicutt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 07, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, regardless of what form of treatment you choose to undergo, one thing you must do is start to educate your school and teachers on how best to work with

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0
V K Rajagopalan

Boys and men are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than girls or women are. When it comes to Bipolar disorder, on the other hand, the sexes are equally likely to be diagnosed with the disorder.

By: V K Rajagopalan l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

Parenting children is a wonderful, albeit complicated experience. The same can be said for parenting children and teens with ADD/ADHD. The condition is widespread worldwide, although just a small

By: Jenna Brooklyn l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 22, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Tess Messer

Is Sluggish Cognitive Tempo (SCT) Inattentive ADHD with coexisting Anxiety or Depression? ADHD experts think that SCT is a separate condition but this an other questions about this diagnosis are only

By: Tess Messer l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 05, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

Stimulants such as Concerta, Adderall, and Vyvanse may be the answer to the prayers of a parent with an ADHD child when it comes to focus and attention, but the side effects that they introduce can

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 23, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
Dr Carolyn Stone

Imagine that your three children are home after school. They are quarreling, procrastinating about homework, and begging you to intervene. Meanwhile, you are very tired. This is a recipe for an angry

By: Dr Carolyn Stone l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 09, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

The decision to give your child ADHD medication is a difficult and personal one. By no means is it the only choice, but it's a decision that should be carefully considered before you accept or reject

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the area directly in front of the ear on both areas of the head where the upper jaw (maxilla) and lower jaw (mandible) meet. The temporomandibular joints (TMJ)

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 19, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Peter David Wendt

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood disorder. Children may suffer from one or both of the two ADHD subtypes, including an inattentive type and a

By: Peter David Wendt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Dr Carolyn Stone

Having a learning disability is exhausting. Whether your child has ADHD, or a Nonverbal Learning Disability, or a Language Based Learning Disability, or Asperger Syndrome does not matter. Learning

By: Dr Carolyn Stone l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 08, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Josef J Butcher

Dyslexia is learning disabilities that can be manage and ensure a healthy optimum growth in a dyslexic child. While a dyslexic child has inability from basic skills such as writing, reading, spelling

By: Josef J Butcher l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 21, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Parents of ADD/ADHD children want to approach parenting with as much helpful information as possible. Children with ADHD/ADD grow up facing a lot of challenges in life and it takes involved and

By: Jenna Brooklyn l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 22, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Tess Messer

Teachers and parent are using mindfulness exercises in their classrooms because they find that these exercises can have an extraordinary effect on not only school stress, inattention and impulsive

By: Tess Messer l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 12, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

People suffer from TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder when the connecting joint between their skull and the lower jaw is impaired or inflamed. This causes considerable pain which usually becomes

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
1 2|  
Sridhar Chandrasekaran

A school age child's growth and development spurts at ages 6 - 12 years of age. Different expected changes could be seen outwardly and inwardly through the developmental milestones of the child while

By: Sridhar Chandrasekaran l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 120 lComments: 0

The disorder is manifests itself in two phases and with abnormalities beginning at birth that cause complications. This article will discuss the issues and behavioral challenges that can occur with

By: Julie F. Callicutt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 07, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0
Josef J Butcher

Dyslexia is learning disabilities that can be manage and ensure a healthy optimum growth in a dyslexic child. While a dyslexic child has inability from basic skills such as writing, reading, spelling

By: Josef J Butcher l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 21, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Corrie Banji

To accommodate the needs of students with ADHD in the classroom, it is vital for both parents and teachers to work closely together. Parents who stay aloft and leave everything to the teachers are

By: Corrie Banji l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 08, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Alexander Naz

  Paraplegia is a condition that is linked to injuries of the spinal cord and causes paralysis of the lower body. Although a person suffering from the condition could have complete or partial

By: Alexander Naz l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 178 lComments: 0
V K Rajagopalan

Boys and men are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than girls or women are. When it comes to Bipolar disorder, on the other hand, the sexes are equally likely to be diagnosed with the disorder.

By: V K Rajagopalan l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
V K Rajagopalan

There are so many unsettling reports about children who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) being given strong stimulant drugs, such as Ritalin. We hear about bad reactions to the

By: V K Rajagopalan l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 05, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

People suffer from TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder when the connecting joint between their skull and the lower jaw is impaired or inflamed. This causes considerable pain which usually becomes

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the area directly in front of the ear on both areas of the head where the upper jaw (maxilla) and lower jaw (mandible) meet. The temporomandibular joints (TMJ)

By: Luke K Wright l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 19, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Ira Jacobs

Appointing a standing Root Cause Analysis Officer ensures that when any problem arises the RCA process will be implemented quickly. A job description should be written for the position and whether

By: Ira Jacobs l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Ira Jacobs

When things go wrong, or systems break down, the tendency is to blame the immediate cause. This article will help you find the root cause.

By: Ira Jacobs l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 103 lComments: 0
Dr Carolyn Stone

Imagine that your three children are home after school. They are quarreling, procrastinating about homework, and begging you to intervene. Meanwhile, you are very tired. This is a recipe for an angry

By: Dr Carolyn Stone l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 09, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
Dr Carolyn Stone

Having a learning disability is exhausting. Whether your child has ADHD, or a Nonverbal Learning Disability, or a Language Based Learning Disability, or Asperger Syndrome does not matter. Learning

By: Dr Carolyn Stone l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 08, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Parents who have children with disabilities should know how this condition progresses with age. This will allow them to prepare and take care of their children better. Family members and therapists

By: Katherine A Briggs l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Feb 07, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Andrea Cumurciuc

Cerebral palsy is a generic term for a group of disorders, affecting movement, balance and posture. It is the result of an abnormal brain damage or a brain injury occurred in the early stages of a

By: Andrea Cumurciuc l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Jan 30, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Peter David Wendt

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood disorder. Children may suffer from one or both of the two ADHD subtypes, including an inattentive type and a

By: Peter David Wendt l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

The decision to give your child ADHD medication is a difficult and personal one. By no means is it the only choice, but it's a decision that should be carefully considered before you accept or reject

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

Stimulants such as Concerta, Adderall, and Vyvanse may be the answer to the prayers of a parent with an ADHD child when it comes to focus and attention, but the side effects that they introduce can

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 23, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
C J Mackey

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, regardless of what form of treatment you choose to undergo, one thing you must do is start to educate your school and teachers on how best to work with

By: C J Mackey l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0
Fatima Nabi

Children with special needs require various forms of support from parents/caregivers, siblings/other relatives, and professionals. However, the individuals that provide this support may at times do

By: Fatima Nabi l Health & Fitness > Developmental Disabilities l Mar 24, 2012 lViews: 111 lComments: 0
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