As parents we tend to worry about how the decisions we make for our children will impact them later in life. We can’t possibly know for certain if, when and how what we do will affect them. We try to do right by them with all the information we have at the time, but it’s by no means a perfect system.

My son was recently diagnosed with ADHD and treatment options are now being discussed. One that has been thrown on the table is medication. His doctor thinks it will be beneficial but I am not so sure. I am doing my reading on various strategies to help folks with ADHD manage the condition but still I am…