Monthly Archives: July 2017

Adult ADD: A Real Problem

ADD or attention deficit disorders is a condition that over ten percent of the male population
deals with in childhood. This condition is not a fad or a flavor of the decade diagnosis. ADD
was described back in 1902 by pediatrician George Still. Dr. Still spoke of children that were
hyperactive, impulsive and inattentive. ADD is real. ADD […]

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Brain Mapping vs. Guessing

In our office, we have been brain mapping for almost a decade. Brain maps are a 15-20 minute, noninvasive,
computerized, EEG analysis of brain function. We take recordings from different areas
of the patient’s brain and send them to a normative database for comparison. We then receive
a brain map back that allows us to know if there […]

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Vitamin D- What is the Big Deal?

Optimized vitamin D levels are one of the most important things you can do for your health.
Vitamin D levels are talked about much more than they were 15-20 years ago, but many people
(including healthcare providers) are still dropping the ball when it comes to maximizing this
important vitamin. I encourage you to know your vitamin D […]

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Top 10 Worst Things For The Brain

1. Low or no physical activity- Moving our body on a regular basis helps the heart, lungs
and brain in a tremendous way. We often find that exercise helps cognition, focus, attention
and learning. Research from Harvard University found “Regular exercise changes the brain
to improve memory, thinking skills.”

2. Contact sports- Head traumas matter. Several small head traumas […]

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