Posted by John J Baca
on November 18, 1999 at 08:05:07:
Essential For Kids..
The 3 to 5 paercent of school age children who suffer from ATTention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder(ADHD)
may share a common health problem ----essential fatty acid (EFA) deficiency. A recent study reported a correlation in
Physiology & Behavior illustrates a correlation between EFA deficiencies in children and problems associated with ADHD
Boys, ages 6 to 12, whose blood contained lower levels of fatty acids--particular omega-3s--demonstrated
more frequent and excessive temper tantrums, sleeping problems, problems getting up in the morning and learning dificulties---al characteristics of kids with ADHD.