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All About ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common behavioral disorder that affects an estimated 10% of school-age children and is three times more likely to be diagnosed in boys. Kids with ADHD act without thinking are hyperactive and have trouble focusing.

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Tips To Manage ADHD In Adults

ADHD in adults is usually better managed with acceptance, understanding and appropriate education as to what to do and what not to do when treating ADHD. The following tips will hopefully help in making ADHD less of a problem but more of a challenge that - with support and awareness - could easily be overcome.First things first, learn adhd

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The ADHD Child: How He Went From F's to A's

How one ADHD child went from A's to F's--in just a couple weeks--using hockey cards. This technique can work for any ADHD child, no matter what their interests are, is fun and easy to do, and works like a charm on grades...

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Succeeding with ADHD

ADHD-Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is a kind of disorder where the patient is unable to concentrate ...

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The ADHD Child and The Great Distraction Myth

One of the great Myths of working with the ADHD child, or people with ADHD symptoms, is the need to "remove all distractions." This article shows why this strategy doesn't work, and what you can really do to help an ADHD child focus on one task...

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The What and Hows of ADD/ADHD in Children

... Disorder (ADD or ADHD) is one of the most common ... ... of ... and ... most of its causes are unknown. It can persist through adolesc

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ADHD Holiday Help Tips

Quote of the Day: "The most ... thing in any ... is not what you get but what you give." - Eleanor ... ADHD Help ... the holidays - ... warmth, family togethe

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Using Behavioral Therapy For Adults with ADHD

Adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD can present a range of symptoms. Often the first symptom that they will display is the inability to stay focused. Adults with ADHD are known to be easily distracted. They may be easily sidetracked, lose track of time, and have difficulty staying on task. Because ADHD often creates such extroverted tendencies, those with the disorder may seem overly energetic as well. All these factors can lead to difficulties at work and social activities, even just sitting down to eat lunch.

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5 Reasons Why Parents of Children With ADHD Need To Become Proactive, Well-Informed Advocates

Most children with ADHD receive their care from community-based pediatricians, so it is especially important for that care to be consistent with best-practice guidelines. Unfortunately, according to this new study, all too often it is not. Parents should become proactive and well-informed advocates of their children, to ensure proper diagnosis, treatment and monitoring for each individual child.

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3 Dietary Interventions That Can Help Children With ADHD (Especially When Properly Monitored)

Are dietary interventions effective for treating ADHD? For many parents and professionals, trying to parse through the different claims about the impact of diet on ADHD has been challenging and confusing. A new scientific review of dietary interventions for ADHD provides an excellent summary of what works and why.

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Dealing With ADHD Problems

Dealing with ADHD is truly a tough act. But when the problem is approached in a systematic manner, coping with this medical condition will become easier. Read on to learn some coping techniques.

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Why Other Children are Rejecting Your ADHD Child

Why Other Children are ... Your ADHD Childby Anthony Kane MD ... healthy peer ... is critical for the normal ... of a child. Peer ... have been fou

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