Clean Food for Kids

Help for Hyperactive Children

Clean food could be the answer to helping hyperactive children. Eliminating artificial color additives and preservatives from the diets of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) should be considered part of the standard treatment, counsels a 2008 editorial in the British Medical Journal.

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