Nutrients play a critical role in brain health and function and are often overlooked when diagnosing and treating dyslexia, ADHD, autism and other neurological disorders.
Thriving Children – Nutrition To Boost Brain Function
Research has found that your gut health is your brain health. Children with dyslexia, ADHD, SPD and autism almost always have poor gut ecology. Healing the gut, helps to heal the brain.
Healthy fats are critical to brain function. A deficiency in essential fatty acids like omega 3’s can lead to learning and behavior problems as well as poor immunity.
The sudden increase in neurological disorders in children has a multitude of causes. Addressing them can help alleviate or even heal your child’s brain.
Is overgrowth of bad bacteria polluting your child’s brain and starving it of critical nutrients? Bad bacteria can seriously affect brain function and behavior.
Learn about the signs of essential fatty acid deficiency as well as how supplementation can improve brain health and even circumvent genetic influences.
Zinc is directly correlated to IQ levels as well as behavior. It acts as a mood stabilizer as well as prevents heavy metals from being deposited in the brain.
Understanding the causes of gut flora imbalance is the first step in supporting your child’s brain health as well as preventing future imbalances.
B vitamins affect memory, focus, coordination and even vision. Unfortunately, they are near the top of the list for most common nutrient deficiencies among children.