Treating Anxiety, ADD/ADHD, Autism & More!

We offer a variety of services at Lake Norman Health & Wellness, including treatment and support for brain disorders such as: Anxiety Depression ADD/ADHD Autism OCD And more! ADHD Affects 3-5% Of School Aged Kids ADHD (or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is one of the most common neuro-behavioral disorders of...

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Autism is often an autoimmune brain disorder

Jul 10, 12 Autism is often an autoimmune brain disorder

Posted by in pediatric problems

  The rate of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has increased 78 percent in the last decade, with autism now affecting a staggering 1 in 88 children. While parents scramble for answers, researchers increasingly find a common denominator: inflammation affecting brain function. While some children withstand the assaults of modern life...

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Hypothyroidism during pregnancy more common than thought

A new study shows hypothyroidism during pregnancy may be more common that previously thought, thanks to new clinical guidelines for evaluating thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH). The study revealed hypothyroidism in one in six pregnant women, a 10 percent increase after using a narrower TSH range. The new guideline for normal TSH is...

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Childhood stomach aches linked with adult depression and anxiety

  Many dismiss childhood stomach aches as a normal part of growing up. However research shows that chronic childhood stomach aches could result in anxiety and depression later in life. A Stanford University researcher found that gastric irritation early in life could pave the way for lifelong psychological problems. Of course, not...

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