What is the difference between a high-spirited child and one who is hyperactive?
What are the causes? Does diet make a difference?
These are just some of the issues addressed by Professor Eric Taylor in the updated edition of this essential guide for every concerned parent and carer.
Hyperactivity is a pattern of very restless, inattentive and impulsive behavior, and has become a controversial condition, arousing alarm and suspicion. Many parents are confused by the contradictory advice available, such as whether diet will help. This guide provides clear and reassuring answers to the questions that most parents ask and presents straighforward strategies for coping.