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Addictions

Is Adult ADHD Linked to Addiction?

The prevalence of children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) greatly exceeds the prevalence of this diagnosis among the adult population. This could be, perhaps, because the disorder...
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Attention Deficit Disorder

Questions Kids Ask About ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a fairly common mental health concern among children and teenagers today. It is readily treated by medications, psychotherapy, or a combination of the...
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Attention Deficit Disorder

Questions Teens Ask about ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a fairly common mental health concern among children and teenagers today. It is readily treated by medications, psychotherapy, or a combination of the...
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General

Mistaken for ADHD

After reading this book I believe the title says it all: “Mistaken for ADHD.” The author, Dr. Frank Barnhill, attempts to help parents, teachers, social workers and doctors who...
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Organization Strategies for ADHD

People with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face extra challenges getting and staying organized. The symptoms of ADHD include restlessness, lack of concentration, inability to focus and impulsivity. Many...
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Attention Deficit Disorder

Solutions for Common ADHD Symptoms

Getting easily distracted and making hasty decisions makes accomplishing even the simplest tasks a challenge. For people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) — whose symptoms include distractibility and...
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