Magnets and ADD

A letter in this issue suggest that magnet therapy can be helpful for ADD/ADHD, Although very little research has been done in this area . work at the Dept of Neurology at the Children’s National Medical Centre in Washington DC suggested that brain ~abnormalicties, mainly in the right hemisphere are responsible for most of the distured sensorimotor intergration found in ADHD, and that repetitive transcraninal magnetic stimulation could be a possible therapy

Acosta MT.Leon Sarmiento FE.Curr Med Res  Opin 20033 19(2): 125 -3

First published in March 2004

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