Poor eating habits, ADHD and behavioural problems in youth

What is ADHD? Just like Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is characterised by the tendency to be inattentive, especially during school years.

In addition to inattentiveness, ADHD is accompanied by persistent feelings of inner restlessness, strong craving for instant gratification, fidgeting evidenced by rocking the chair, tapping foot or pen and shifting desk during lectures.

What causes ADHD?

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Parents should be more proactive in children’s lives

Parents need to pay particular attention to their children to ensure they grow up in a healthy environment that supports their development and mental health. Healthy attachments between parents and children foster strong bonds, creating a solid foundation for future leaders.In many African cultures, there is a common perception that parents should use a stick to discipline naughty children. While disciplining children is important, it is equally...

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