Angela’s Story

Such an inspirational story, full of hope and a drug free alternative, for people who suffer from ADHD, ADD, etc.

Nerium Health

angelaMy granddaughters name is Angela. She is 14 years old. She has cerebral palsy, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and several other medical issues.

At one point, she was taking five different medications for her medical conditions.

The one medication which always bothered me was the Focalin she took for her ADHD. She became tired easily, and was unable to focus at school. Her psychiatrist prescribed Focalin.

This medication gave Angela many Obsessive Compulsive behaviors. About 20 minutes after taking this medication, her brain would race and she needed to flip pages in a book, or sort cards by color and then by number, and she would repeat this over and over.

We had tried most of the ADHD medications before settling for the Focalin. It worked to keep Angela awake during school. When the medication wore off, Angela would crash and get very tired and irritable. I hated what…

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