adhd adhd

Definition(s):

  • (n) a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders

News

  1. The Daily News: Health

    ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, has become a much more common diagnosis in recent years. In fact, some would say it is an epidemic. Know that ADHD, at its core, is a neurological problem that should be diagnosed by a team of educational and health professionals.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Wahpeton Daily News

  2. New ADHD/Retina Research Supports a Cerebellar Origin, states Dr. Harold Levinson

    NEW YORK, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A highly original ADHD study that was just presented at the American Psychiatric Association's 2013 Annual Meeting offers new and intriguing diagnostic possibilities ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. 12 Ways to Stay Focused at Work

    If you have ADHD, or even if you don't, these 12 tricks can help maximize productivity and efficiency at work.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "It's a sad situation, but I doubt that ADHD alone was the sole contributing factor to the violence," Barkley said.
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Russell Barkley Source: Contra Costa Times

  2. "It's not that the food dyes are the underlying cause of ADHD or hyperactivity but if a kid is predisposed to it, then the dyes can trigger outbursts and behavioral outbursts," said Michael Jacobson, co-founder and executive director of the...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Michael Jacobson Source: WEAU-TV 13

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