Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADHD has become one of the most common mental disorders among children, affecting approximately 8.5% of ages  8 to 15, according to the National Institute of Mental Health .  Several scientific studies (on right) have shown Osteopathic treatments to be beneficial in increasing the attention span of affected children.  Additionally Dr. Steinecker has found a strong correlation to diet and  attention.  Modifications to diet paired with Osteopathic treatments have proven extremely  beneficial to the patients she has treated and prevented the need for medication.