Episode 23: Nutrition, Lifestyle, and Mindfulness Strategies to Unravel ADHD

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In this episode of Discovering Nutrition with Cronometer, we get a chance to chat with Dr. Kate Kresge. We dive into the significant role of nutrition, lifestyle adjustments, and mindfulness in managing ADHD symptoms. Dr. Kresge, is a leading figure in medical education at Rupa Health and the host of the Root Cause Medicine Podcast. Dr. Kresge shares her expert insights on how a tailored approach to diet and natural interventions can dramatically improve the lives of those with ADHD. Through a blend of personal anecdotes, scientific research, and practical advice, this episode empowers listeners with the knowledge to harness the healing power of food and lifestyle choices.

Key Notes:

  • Understanding ADHD: An exploration of ADHD’s symptoms, types, and the common misconceptions that surround the diagnosis.
  • Nutrition’s Impact on Mental Health: The episode highlights the connection between dietary choices and ADHD symptoms, emphasizing the importance of certain nutrients such as vitamin D, zinc, iron, magnesium, B vitamins, and omega-3 fatty acids.
  • Natural Interventions and Lifestyle Changes: Dr. Kresge discusses the benefits of incorporating exercise, mindfulness practices, and specific dietary adjustments to manage ADHD effectively.
  • The Power of Diagnosis and Self-Awareness: A personal take on how understanding one’s condition can lead to targeted and effective management strategies, reducing feelings of guilt or inadequacy.
  • Practical Tips and Resources: Listeners are provided with actionable advice on how to utilize tools like Cronometer for dietary tracking, and the significance of consulting healthcare professionals for personalized care plans.


Root Cause Medicine Podcast: https://www.rupahealth.com/the-root-cause-medicine-podcast

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