Treat ADHD ADD by treating disturbances of sleep – Interview with Neurologist Jerald H. Simmons, MD

Very interesting discussion concerning treatment of ADD and ADHD by managing sleep disturbances in the patients. It seems that a good nights rest affects the control of the ADD and ADHD symptoms.

Jerald H. Simmons, MD is a Neurologist and Sleep Disorders Specialist who has been diagnosing sleep disturbances in children with ADHD and ADD symptoms for 20 years. He has successfully been able to provide treatment of t ADHD / ADD symptoms by treating the underlying sleep disturbance. He explains this in the video clip. He also makes mention of how many of these children have the Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome (UARS), which is typically missed by most sleep centers. His sleep centers utilize additional measures that allow for the proper diagnosis, and treatment, of these types of patients. For more information go to his web page at www.HoustonSleep.Net.

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Is there anyway of getting rid of ADD and ADHD naturally without medication? I have a huge exam coming up in the next few months and I really need to focus. Any suggestions are appreciated.
Thank you for all the suggestions. I will try the exercising, deep breathing, candle thing, meditation and coffee. Caffeine tends to put me to sleep.

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I am wondering if I also have adhd inattentive type, I tend to be tired if I don’t get 12 hours of sleep or have some tea. I do space out sometimes, like just feel tired and stare off. I also have a hard time focusing on school work also. Their probably is more, I just can think of right now. Thanks for all your answers.

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Is it possible to have schizoaffective disorder and adhd?

I am wondering if I also have adhd inattentive type, I tend to be tired if I don’t get 12 hours of sleep or have some tea. I do space out sometimes, like just feel tired and stare off. I also have a hard time focusing on school work also. Their probably is more, I just can think of right now. Thanks for all your answers.

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Is it possible to have schizoaffective disorder and adhd?

I am wondering if I also have ADHD inattentive type, I tend to be tired if I don’t get 12 hours of sleep or have some tea. I do space out sometimes, like just feel tired and stare off. I also have a hard time focusing on school work also. Their probably is more, I just can think of right now. Thanks for all your answers.

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Is there anyway of getting rid of ADD and ADHD naturally without medication? I have a huge exam coming up in the next few months and I really need to focus. Any suggestions are greatly appreciated.
Thank you for all the suggestions.  I will try the exercising, deep breathing, candle thing, meditation and coffee.   Caffeine tends to put me to sleep.

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