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ADHD and the Edison gene : a drug-free approach to managing the unique qualities of your child / Thom Hartman.

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  • ISBN: 9781620555064
  • ISBN: 1620555069
  • ISBN: 0892811285
  • ISBN: 9780892811281
  • Physical Description: xix, 268 ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Rochester, Vermont ; Park Street Press, [2015]

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General Note: Includes index.
"First paperback edition 2005"--Title page verso.
Originally published as: The Edison gene : ADHD and the gift of the hunter child / Thom Hartmann. ©2003.
"A modified version of the chapter 'Edison-gene girls and women' first appeared in the anthology Understanding women with AD/HD, edited by Kathleen G. Nadeau (Silver Spring, Md. : Advantage Books, 2002"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-262) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction. A new view for our children -- Part 1. The past. The world of the Edison-gene child -- The dawn of civilization -- Three ways humans were killed off by weather -- Part 2. The present. Anatomy of a diagnosis -- The mystery of novelty-seeking behavior -- Genes move around and turn on and off -- Other genes and influences -- Scientists find the "adaptive" Edison gene -- The ADHD gene and the dawn of human civilization -- Brain development and the Edison-gene child -- The Edison gene, drugs, exercise, and nutrition -- Providing discipline and structure for the Edison-gene child -- Alfred Adler's principles for raising children -- Educating the Edison-gene child -- Edison-gene girls and women -- Spirituality and the Edison-gene child -- Part 3. The future. How Edison-gene children may change the world -- Is human evolution finally over? -- One generation to save the world -- Afterword. Yesterday's child / by Janie Bowman.
Subject: Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder > Popular works.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder > Miscellanea.
Attention in children.
Divergent thinking.

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