ERIC Number: EJ567176
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Exercise: An Alternative Approach to the Treatment of AD/HD.
Putnam, Steve; Copans, Stuart A.
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v2 n2 p66-68 Win 1998
Suggests that the increase of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) cases in America and Canada may be due in part to decreased levels of children's physical activity. Research has shown that exercise helps to lessen the symptoms of AD/HD. Claims that the use of regular exercise programs in school and at home is beneficial for AD/HD children. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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