The Diet Factor in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

@article{Millichap2012TheDF,
  title={The Diet Factor in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder},
  author={J Gordon Millichap and Michelle M Yee},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={129},
  pages={330 - 337}
}
This article is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the role of dietary methods for treatment of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) when pharmacotherapy has proven unsatisfactory or unacceptable. [...] Key Method Recommendations for the use of diets are based on current opinion of published reports and our practice experience.Expand
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