Supplemental Interventions for ADHD in Children
As of 2016, an estimated 9.4% of U.S. children have received an ADHD diagnosis, making it one of the most common medical conditions affecting children in America at the moment. While ADHD can also affect adults, it’s much more common in children, specifically boys. The symptoms of ADHD often revolve around hyperactive and disruptive behaviors,…
ADHD and Nutrition
Make sure to conduct micronutrient deficiency testing, as previous periods of malnourishment or malnutrition have been associated with symptoms of ADHD. Many micronutrients (more on them later) directly impact symptoms and mechanisms involved with ADHD, such as zinc, iron, magnesium, and B vitamins. Screening for food allergies and sensitivities is also a very important step,…
The Dangers of Pregnancy in an Abusive Relationship
Pregnancy is a time spent planning and dreaming about the future, but for many women it can be one of the most dangerous periods of their life. The statistics about maternal health complications during pregnancy have been all over the news lately. America ranks worse than most developed nations in terms of our maternal mortality…
FFH is Proud to Support: Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom’s Women, Peace and Security Programme ensure that international peace and security efforts work for women. The Programme, also known under the name PeaceWomen, promotes feminist perspectives on peace and security by advocating for women’s participation, transforming gendered power and bridging local experience and gender analysis with global efforts….
FFH is Proud to Support: Women’s Hope for Change
Women’s Hope for Change is a grass roots non-governmental organization formed in 2008 in Malawi, and is registered under the Trustees Incorporation Act. It was founded by a group of women who had a passion to fight for women’s rights within their community. For more information, please visit: givingway.com/organization/womens-hope-for-change
FFH is Proud to Support: A Voice for Choice
A Voice for Choice, Inc. is a tax-deductible non-profit 501(c)(3) organization in California which promotes people’s rights to be fully informed about the composition, quality, and short- and long-term health effects of food and pharmaceutical products. Their main mission is to educate people about these issues and their rights to be informed consumers and control…
FFH is Proud to Support: Saxon Road Church, Inc.
New Christian Faith Church, located in Oconee County, GA, established The Focus Autism Foundation Center (May 2013), a subsidiary of the church which educates congregations about various environmental toxic exposures and their relation to autism and other chronic disorders and diseases afflicting children and adults. The church works closely with the scientific community and plays…
FFH is Proud to Support: Physicians for Informed Consent
Physicians for Informed Consent (PIC) delivers data on infectious diseases and vaccines, and unites doctors, scientists, healthcare professionals, attorneys, and families who support voluntary vaccination. PIC’s mission is to provide data on infectious diseases and vaccines gathered from government databases and reputable scientific journals to doctors and the public. PIC’s vision is that doctors and…
FFH is Proud to Support: Oasis Therapeutic Learning Centers
OASIS tlc is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote inclusion and acceptance of autistic individuals into their local communities by establishing environmentally exemplary farm centers that provide meaningful work, peaceful and healthy residences and community interaction. The philosophy behind OASIS tlc is one that embraces human beings for their interconnectedness to each other and all living things. Although…
FFH is Proud to Support: The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) is the only hospital in the Bronx exclusively dedicated to meeting the healthcare needs of children. Nestled between Manhattan and Westchester County, CHAM is a premier academic children’s hospital, nationally renowned for its clinical excellence, innovative research and commitment to training the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists….