If you can reduce your child’s stress, he or she is more likely to learn new material at school. How can you help your child relax, pay attention and learn? Often I find that parents need stress reduction as much as their children do. The concept is much like the safety lecture you receive when
Dyslexia is one of the most recognized learning disabilities, but it’s not truly understood. All too often, a child or adult is diagnosed and then immediately put on Ritalin or a similar pharmaceutical. Rarely is the topic of reversing dyslexia brought up, much less discussed. If you’ve been reading this blog for very long, you
What? Breaking sugar addiction may reverse dyslexia? You read that right. Stop the sugar, and you’ll be amazed at how your health and the health of your children will improve. Here’s the story of one child who broke her sugar cravings. Megan came to me to improve her grades and her attitude about school.
There’s no question that maintaining a nutritious diet can help keep your body healthy. But when it comes to which foods can specifically benefit which body parts, science remains surprisingly sketchy. But nature gives us a big clue as to what foods help what part of our body! A sliced Carrot looks like the human eye. According
Nutrition is a big player in the dyslexia world. Food is fuel for your brain, and the quality of the fuel can help or hinder your brain’s ability to think and process information. Good nutrition isn’t something you can practice occasionally—it needs to be an ingrained habit. As an example of how nutrition can affect
Just when you thought you were out of school! Keep playing and you’ll be working on the learning skills below. Anticipation grows to Wonderment Surprise leads to Astonishment Pleasure develops into Fun Understanding leads to Mastery Strength builds Creativity Poise equates Balance.