Children with ADHD and essential fatty acids

WEST LAFAYETTE, INDIANA. Children with ADHD (attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder) can be inattentive, impulsive, and hyperactive. Whereas the cause is unknown, researchers at Purdue University have reported that hyperactive children with ADHD have... Read more »

Fish oils may help dyslexic children

What is Dyslexia? GUILDFORD, UNITED KINGDOM. Dyslexia is a fairly common condition which involves difficulties in learning to read and write, mirror reversals of letters and words, and poor short-term memory. Dyslexia... Read more »

Docosahexaenoic acid deficiency may be key to ADHD

ADHD and Essential Fatty Acids WEST LAFAYETTE, INDIANA. It is estimated that 3-5% of the school-age population in the United States suffer from attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Prominent symptoms of this disorder... Read more »

Attention-deficit disorder in adults

SUNBURY, OHIO. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by hyperactivity, emotional instability, poor coordination, short attention span, poor concentration, impulsiveness, and learning disorders. It is very common among school-age children with an... Read more »

Fish oils reduce ADHD symptoms

What are Common ADHD Symptoms? OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM. Neurodevelopmental disorders are becoming increasingly common among school-age children. It is estimated that about 5% of British school children suffer from developmental coordination disorder... Read more »

Fish oil supplement better than Ritalin

Fatty Acid Supplements (Including Fish Oil Capsules) Contain Both EPA and DHA ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a rapidly growing problem in the Western world. It is estimated that 5-10%... Read more »

Fish oils help ADHD patients

Can Taking Fish Oil Supplements (EPA and DHA) Reduce ADHD Symptoms? SUDBURY, MASSACHUSETTS. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) manifests itself by the inability to concentrate in a sustained manner, control impulsive actions, and... Read more »

Fish oil supplementation for ADHD

Fish Oil Supplements Include Fatty Acids DHA and EPA MILAN, ITALY. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a growing problem among adolescents in the western world. Estimates of prevalence vary between 5 and... Read more »

ADHD – an omega-3 deficiency?

GUELPH, ONTARIO, CANADA. The development of an assay for EPA and DHA in red blood cell fatty acids has made possible a number of interesting studies from sudden cardiac death to ADHD. Read more »