February 2011 Entries

Sugar and ADHD

How many times have you watched kids bouncing of the wall at a birthday party and heard someone remark that it must be because of all the sugar they guzzled? Well, better look elsewhere for a culprit, because it isn't the sugar. Numerous scientific studies have investigated the effects of sugar on behavior and have concluded that it either has no effect, or that it has a mild sedative effect. So why are people still convinced that sugar causes hyperactivity [To read more click on Title.]