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Non-Drug Solution for ADHD

White Noise Works as Well as Drugs for ADHD

An interesting study that found children with ADHD could focus to the same degree as meds by using white noise.  Now the white noise was pretty noisy — the equivalent of a vacuum cleaner running.  It’s so noisy that it will not likely be used in the classroom at school!  Yet the implications are huge!  Meds versus White Noise.  Both work the same.  And the added bonus of white noise is that your house will be very clean! I have bolded and italicized the key points. Read more…