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Study: ADHD Symptoms Are Going Untreated in Black Youth - NBCNews.com

Sun, 2017-05-21 16:08

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Study: ADHD Symptoms Are Going Untreated in Black Youth
NBCNews.com
Are troublesome ADHD symptoms going untreated in African-American youth even after they are diagnosed? According to a recent study published in Pediatrics, the answer is yes. Researchers found that African-American youth with ADHD are more likely to ...

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Teachers gave a teen with ADHD a 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention' award - Washington Post

Sun, 2017-05-21 14:37

Washington Post

Teachers gave a teen with ADHD a 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention' award
Washington Post
ADHD is one of the most common neurodevelopmental childhood disorders and can persist into adulthood, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Signs and symptoms include having trouble paying attention, acting impulsively or being ...
2 Georgia teachers give ADHD student 'Most Likely Not to Pay Attention' awardFOX31 Denver
Teachers give 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention' award to...WJXT Jacksonville
Child's Dubious Award Puts Parent Over the EdgeLifeZette

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2 Valuable Tips To Help Manage Employees With ADHD - Forbes

Fri, 2017-05-19 11:49

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2 Valuable Tips To Help Manage Employees With ADHD
Forbes
This was how I felt when I recently received correspondence from Kyle Nelson, who had read a 2012 article I'd done on managing employees with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). "I saw your article on Forbes about ADHD and management," ...

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2 Valuable Tips To Help Manage Employees With ADHD - Forbes

Fri, 2017-05-19 11:49

Forbes

2 Valuable Tips To Help Manage Employees With ADHD
Forbes
This was how I felt when I recently received correspondence from Kyle Nelson, who had read a 2012 article I'd done on managing employees with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). "I saw your article on Forbes.com about ADHD and ...

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A psychologist debunks the claim that fidget spinners help kids focus - Business Insider

Fri, 2017-05-19 06:11

Business Insider

A psychologist debunks the claim that fidget spinners help kids focus
Business Insider
So the great thing about fidget spinners is that they've brought the discussion for what works for ADHD or what might work for anxiety or stress relief to the forefront, which is great for us to have. The only issue is they have about as much ...
Can fidget spinners actually relieve symptoms of ADHD and autism?STAT
Fidget Toys Aren't Just HypeScientific American
Fidget Spinners | Women's HealthWomen's Health
LittleThings -WebMD.Boots.com -Birmingham Mail -Money Magazine
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Can fidget spinners actually relieve symptoms of ADHD and autism? - STAT

Fri, 2017-05-19 02:30

STAT

Can fidget spinners actually relieve symptoms of ADHD and autism?
STAT
“Things that are routine or have some demand, it's much harder for children with ADHD to be able to pay attention. And so, [the spinner] may well make things worse for them,” said Dr. Mark Wolraich, a behavioral pediatrician at Oklahoma University ...
Fidget Spinners | Women's HealthWomen's Health
Fidget Toys Aren't Just HypeScientific American
What Are Fidget Spinners? Everything To Know About The Popular ToysLittleThings
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Teachers not returning after "Most Likely to Not Pay Attention" award to student - FOX 5 Atlanta

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:06

FOX 5 Atlanta

Teachers not returning after "Most Likely to Not Pay Attention" award to student
FOX 5 Atlanta
ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. - Two Memorial Middle School teachers will not be returning next school year, according to a school spokesperson, after a teenage girl with ADHD received a school award for “Most Likely to Not Pay Attention.” Nicole Edwards said ...

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Mother: My daughter with ADHD won “Most Likely To Not Pay ... - MyAJC (blog)

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:45

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Mother: My daughter with ADHD won “Most Likely To Not Pay ...
MyAJC (blog)
I was just telling my husband American schools would have a lot easier task if they focused on academics and ceased the proms, the sports and the other ...
Georgia student with ADHD receives award for 'Most Likely to Not ...Fox News

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Georgia student with ADHD receives award for 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention' - Fox News

Thu, 2017-05-18 14:25

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Georgia student with ADHD receives award for 'Most Likely to Not Pay Attention'
Fox News
A Georgia mother said she was outraged when her teenage daughter with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) received a school award for "Most Likely to Not Pay Attention" on Tuesday. Nicole Edwards said her 14-year-old daughter, who attends ...
Mother: My daughter with ADHD won “Most Likely To Not Pay Attention” awardMyAJC (blog)

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I Have ADHD. Here's What A Week In My Life Is Like. - Prevention.com

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:50

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I Have ADHD. Here's What A Week In My Life Is Like.
Prevention.com
Caroline Maguire was first diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) when she was 12 years old. Now 41, Maguire is a professional clinical counselor and founder of New England Coaching Services, a Concord, Massachusetts-based ...

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Can Fidget Spinners Really Help With Anxiety Or ADHD? - Women's Health

Wed, 2017-05-17 16:16

MilTech

Can Fidget Spinners Really Help With Anxiety Or ADHD?
Women's Health
One quick look on Amazon shows that plenty of companies make fidget spinners, and some offer bold claims stating that spinners can “increase focus,” provide “stress relief,” and even help kids with ADHD, autism, and anxiety. Those are pretty big ...
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What Are Fidget Spinners? Everything To Know About The Popular ToysLittleThings
Useful tool or nuisance?Jennings Daily News
CNN -MilTech -PhillyVoice.com
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ADHD column drew opposing responses - Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)

Wed, 2017-05-17 02:17

Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)

ADHD column drew opposing responses
Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)
I fully expected my recent column on ADHD - in which I expanded upon noted Harvard psychologist (emeritus) Jerome Kagan's contention that it is an "invention" - to stir the pot. Kagan said what I've been saying in this column and everywhere the ...

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How a CEO With Dyslexia and ADHD Runs His Company - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Tue, 2017-05-16 10:35

Wall Street Journal (subscription)

How a CEO With Dyslexia and ADHD Runs His Company
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Then you have ADHD, which makes you restless but it can also be a huge motivator for action. It prompts you to go out of the office and into the field. You find yourself constantly on the front line. I don't like to be confined to the office. I hate ...

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Morning Rounds: Adult ADHD - IllinoisHomePage.net

Tue, 2017-05-16 07:31

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Morning Rounds: Adult ADHD
IllinoisHomePage.net
CHAMPAIGN,Ill - Doctor Nathan Walker joins the Morning Show as he makes his Morning Rounds and is discussing adult ADHD. ADHD symptoms include trouble focusing, hyperactivity, and impulsive behavior. Adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder ...

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UB researchers explore potential side effects of stimulant drug on people without ADHD - News-Medical.net

Tue, 2017-05-16 00:57

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UB researchers explore potential side effects of stimulant drug on people without ADHD
News-Medical.net
New research from the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions that explored the potential side effects of the stimulant drug Ritalin on those without ADHD showed changes in brain chemistry associated with risk-taking behavior, sleep ...

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African American and Hispanic youth more likely to discontinue ADHD treatment - 2 Minute Medicine

Mon, 2017-05-15 22:01

2 Minute Medicine

African American and Hispanic youth more likely to discontinue ADHD treatment
2 Minute Medicine
1. African American youth were less likely to receive adequate follow-up throughout attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) treatment. 2. Both African American and Hispanic youth were more likely to receive combined treatment, more likely to ...

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Athletes with ADHD May Be More Likely to Participate in Team Sports - Physical Therapy Products

Mon, 2017-05-15 11:07

Physical Therapy Products

Athletes with ADHD May Be More Likely to Participate in Team Sports
Physical Therapy Products
Athletes who have attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) tend to choose to participate in team contact sports rather than individual sports, a recent study suggests. This choice could increase the risk of injury among such athletes, according ...
On Meds, Drivers With ADHD Far Less Likely To Suffer Car Accidents, Study FindsStudy Finds

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Do Fidget Spinners Help Anxiety and ADHD? Experts Are Skeptical - Newsweek

Mon, 2017-05-15 09:05

Newsweek

Do Fidget Spinners Help Anxiety and ADHD? Experts Are Skeptical
Newsweek
You probably know what a fidget spinner is by now. If you have a child old enough to sling a yo-yo, pound a fist into some GAK or build up a collection of POGs, you definitely do. The latest fad sweeping middle schools across America is a palm-sized, ...
Experts poke holes in claims that fidget spinners can treat ADHDMashable
Fidget Spinners Renew Focus on Kids' Attention SpansLive Science
Experts Express Conflicted Agreements And Disagreements About Fidgets And Their Impact On ADHDT4
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Athletes with ADHD more likely to choose team sports, could ... - Science Daily

Mon, 2017-05-15 07:00

Physical Therapy Products

Athletes with ADHD more likely to choose team sports, could ...
Science Daily
Athletes with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to compete in team contact sports than individual sports, which could increase their ...
Athletes with ADHD May Be More Likely to Participate in Team SportsPhysical Therapy Products
On Meds, Drivers With ADHD Far Less Likely To Suffer Car Accidents, Study FindsStudy Finds

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