By Jeff Strong, Michael O. Flanagan

ISBN-10: 0764537121

ISBN-13: 9780764537127

Sound suggestion for folks whose youngsters have difficulty concentrating

According to the nationwide Institutes of well-being, an predicted 5 to 10 percentage of kids be afflicted by cognizance Deficit affliction (ADD) or cognizance Deficit Hyperactivity disease (ADHD).

This ebook presents solutions for folks of youngsters who can have both , in addition to for grownup victims. Written in a pleasant, easy-to-understand kind, it is helping humans realize and comprehend upload and ADHD signs and gives an authoritative, balanced assessment of either drug and non-drug cures.

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Let’s say you’ve worn out your 1989 Acura Integra’s engine after 220,000 miles. But your uncle’s neighbor has one that was rear-ended and wrecked with only 89,000 miles on the engine. You’ll be able to find an independent mechanic who will swap those engines. Don’t count on a dealership doing that work. One final word about dealerships. They are no more or less honest than anyone else. Some are great. They’ll only do the work you need and treat you fairly and well. Others aren’t such straight shooters.

The pressure is probably way low, and you should check it and inflate it properly as soon as possible. Also, have the tire inspected and repaired at a shop. Tire sealants are emergency stopgap measures, not permanent repairs. qxp 1/20/09 11:12 AM Page 34 If the tire is too badly damaged or you don’t have sealant, you’ll have to change the flat yourself. You can. My sister did. ) 1 . Make sure the car is in park (or in gear if it’s a stickshift). Put on your parking brake, and if there’s a large rock or something lying around, put that against one of your good tires to help hold the car in place.

Don’t click on links in unsolicited e-mails or pop-up windows. ) Don’t shoot the clown in banner ads. Don’t think someone is gonna give you a free iPod or laptop or TV, because they’re not. Many anti-virus programs include anti-spyware protection. If yours doesn’t, Yahoo makes a good program that combats spyware and adware, and it’s a free download. ) From Yahoo, download the Yahoo toolbar, which includes a pop-up blocker and anti-spyware. Run the anti-spy program every few days at first—it only takes a minute or so.

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