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October 2, 2017
by Staff Writer
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October 2017 is ADHD Awareness Month

The theme for 2017’s ADHD Awareness Month (October) is “Knowing is Better: ADHD Across the Life Span,” led by ADHD Coaches Organization (ACO), the Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA), and the Children and Adults With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD). The US … Continue reading

November 15, 2016
by Staff Writer
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ADHD Medication And Crystal Meth Aren’t Too Far Apart

ADHD medications like Adderall in the US are often prescribed by doctors for people diagnosed with ADHD, however, many doctors are also prescribing people who don’t have that condition due to their willingness to diagnose them with ADHD. Therefore, people … Continue reading

July 25, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Does Using Stimulants At An Early Age Lead to Drug Problems Later in Life?

Medication management plays an important role for people who use prescription medications for most of their life. One of the problems with using drugs for a long period of time, especially with grade-school children with ADHD who use stimulants like … Continue reading

November 19, 2013
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Psychosocial Treatments for ADHD and Co-occurring Disorders

Individuals who suffer from ADHD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder often suffer from the inability to focus on a subject or task for any period of time, and also experience heightened brain activity which can make them easily excitable and hyper. … Continue reading

May 21, 2013
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Adult ADHD Tied to Higher Instances of Substance Abuse

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a disorder that involves higher than average brain activity. Individuals who suffer from ADHD commonly have trouble concentrating, sitting still, and committing to anything that requires focus. ADHD is most often diagnosed in children; the … Continue reading

March 27, 2013
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Attention Deficit Disorder Can Lead to Addiction

ADD is a condition that is typically diagnosed in childhood. The condition involves problems with attentiveness, hyperactivity, and “impulsivity,” which at a young age becomes apparent in schooling and structured environments. An individual may exhibit one or more of the … Continue reading

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