The stimulant Ritalin is often prescribed for ADHD and ADD (attention deficit disorder). Parents are beginning to question the drugs side-effects and are asking for alternative approaches to ADHD.
In recent years, acupuncture has become a popular complementary therapy for children suffering from attention deficit disorder. This is because of the safe nature of acupuncture therapy which has very few side effects. Acupuncture is a complete system that evaluates each patient individually and addresses their unique personality, constitutional problems, and their body type.