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Diet changes brain activity in children with ADHD
Review finds microbial patterns in patients with psychological disorders
Higher maternal prenatal BMI may harm child cognition
Antibiotics in early life could affect brain development
'The Better Brain' - Book Review
Study associates organic food intake in childhood with better cognitive development
Study links child behaviour problems to prenatal tobacco smoke and traffic density - and diet
Naturally Informed Mental Wellness - FREE virtual conference
Mental health conditions alarmingly high among children with autism
This Man's Increased Psychiatric Issues Masked an Undiagnosed Disease
Vitamin D levels during pregnancy linked with child IQ - AGAIN
ADHD is related to high-sugar, unhealthy diets
High fructose intake may drive aggressive behaviors, ADHD and bipolar disorder
24 June 2020 - MedicalXpress - Medicinal cannabis may reduce behavioral problems in kids with intellectual disabilities
8 April - MedicalXpress - Maternal obesity may be related to risk for ADHD in children
30 March 2020 - Alcohol consumption by fathers before conception could negatively impact child development (and choline supplementation in pregnancy reduces similar brain damage from maternal alcohol consumption)
4 March 2020 - Finding Genius Podcast - Researching the Role of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Physical and Mental Health
19 February 2020 - MedicalXpress - Maternal obesity linked to ADHD and behavioral problems in children, study suggests
10 February 2020 - MedicalXpress - Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy connected to elevated risk of ADHD
28 January 2020 - BBC - How a vegan diet could affect your intelligence
23 January 2020 - Nutraingredients - What your child’s gut health says about their behavior
3 January 2020 - MedicalXpress - How diet affects mental health: What's the evidence?
26 November 2019 - Nutraingredients - Omega-3 findings on ADHD kids offers no firm answers to fish oil’s effect
21 November 2019 - The Conversation - Omega-3 fish oil as effective as drugs for some children with ADHD
18 November 2019 - MedicalXpress - High-fat (Omega-6-rich, Omega-3 deficient) maternal diet can cause brain damage in the unborn child
'High-fat' (Omega-6-rich, Omega-3 deficient) maternal diet can cause life-long changes in the fetal brain
18 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - Early maternal anemia tied to intellectual disability, ADHD and autism
9 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - World's largest evidence review: Nutritional supplements for mental health
20 August 2019 - Nutraingredients - Micronutrients affect gut bacteria associated with ADHD in small but promising study
8 August 2019 - MPR - Does Vitamin D Supplementation Reduce ADHD Symptoms?
29 July 2019 - Medical News Today - ADHD supplements: Are they effective?
28 June 2019 - Questioning Answers - Roger Moore's eyebrows, ADHD and coeliac disease part 2
19 June 2019 - Nutraingredients - DHA omega-3 may offer ADHD management potential
23 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Pediatricians should encourage fish consumption for children
11 May 2019 - Questioning Answers - Neurodevelopmental effects of prenatal vitamin D in humans
3 May 2019 - Medical News Today - What are the best diets for ADHD?
Does diet affect a child's ADHD?
26 April 2019 - MedicalXpress - Children with ADHD may have higher risk for poor diet
18 April 2019 - Questioning Answers - Saffron for ADHD?
5 April 2019 - ScienceDirect - Atypical eating behaviors in children and adolescents with autism, ADHD, other disorders, and typical development
4 April 2019 - Questioning Answers - Magnesium and ADHD meta-analysed
28 March 2019 - MedicalXpress - Maternal diet during pregnancy may modulate the risk of ADHD symptoms in children
26 February 2019 - Science Daily - Maternal smoking during pregnancy increases risk of ADHD among offspring up to 3-fold
21 February 2019 - MedicalXpress - Could saffron be as effective as stimulant medicines in treating ADHD?
21 February 2019 - - Omega-3 trial for prison inmates to see if it curbs violent behaviour and improves mental health
11 February 2019 - Nutraingredients - Norway’s food authorities warn of caffeine-containing energy drinks’ effect on kids
12 December 2018 - Questioning Answers - Elevated zonulin levels in ADHD = more hyperactivity and "impairment of social functioning"
29 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - First UK estimates of children who could have conditions caused by drinking in pregnancy
29 November 2018 - Questioning Answers - "Vitamin D and omega-3 reduced irritability symptoms in children with ASD"
16 October 2018 - MedicalXpress - Father's nicotine use can cause cognitive problems in children and grandchildren