Sunday, September 25, 2016

Drug-free options to battle ADHD - KSAT San Antonio


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Drug-free options to battle ADHD
KSAT San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO - If you have a child struggling with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, you're not alone. Just recently, U.S. Olympian Simone Biles revealed she, too, struggles with ADHD. "A lot of athletes use their training to be able to gain ...

Study highlights what helps, doesn't help ADHD kids with homework - ModernMedicine


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Study highlights what helps, doesn't help ADHD kids with homework
ModernMedicine
Although stimulant medication does not seem to improve homework performance among children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), teaching parents techniques for working on their children's homework problems is clearly effective—to the ...
Study Finds More Than Half of ADHD Kids Have Symptoms as AdultsPsychCentral.com (blog)
ADHD Symptoms may Persist in AdulthoodI4U News

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DR. BETSY: Treatment for ADHD depends on the individual child - Evansville Courier & Press


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DR. BETSY: Treatment for ADHD depends on the individual child
Evansville Courier & Press
There has been a lot of buzz in the news recently about the health status of the presidential candidates.
Understanding the Similarities and Differences Between Bipolar Disorder and ADHDBeliefnet

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

ADHD vs Bipolar: A Guide to Distinguishing Look-Alike Conditions - ADDitude


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ADHD vs Bipolar: A Guide to Distinguishing Look-Alike Conditions
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About 20 percent of people with ADHD also suffer from bipolar disorder, and they two conditions share symptoms. Physicians: use this to tell them apart. ADHD ...
DR. BETSY: Treatment for ADHD depends on the individual childEvansville Courier & Press
Understanding the Similarities and Differences Between Bipolar ...Beliefnet

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Avoiding failure leads to missed opportunities for children with ADHD - Medical Xpress


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Avoiding failure leads to missed opportunities for children with ADHD
Medical Xpress
Behavioral experiment on reward and punishment highlights the cumulative effect of punishment in children with ADHD.

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Paul Wender M.D.: The Dean of ADHD - ADDitude (blog)


Paul Wender M.D.: The Dean of ADHD
ADDitude (blog)
Rarely in science and medicine are we able to trace the establishment of a standard diagnosis to one person the way we can Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) to Paul H. Wender. M.D. In 1971 Dr. Wender published the first monograph on ...

Ouch! Avoiding failure leads to missed opportunities for children with ADHD - Science Daily


Ouch! Avoiding failure leads to missed opportunities for children with ADHD
Science Daily
Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are potentially more exposed to reproaches than typically developing children. Their difficulties with focusing, elevated activity levels and impulsive actions often get them into trouble ...

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