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“My Misdiagnosis Nightmare Came True” - ADDitude (blog)

Tue, 2017-03-28 11:22

“My Misdiagnosis Nightmare Came True”
ADDitude (blog)
How chilling it was to find out my daughter didn't have ADHD after she was already taking medication to treat it. Was I ecstatic or furious, thankful or bewildered? All of the above — and much, much, more. Questions raced through my head. How could ...

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ADHD sufferers should become entrepreneurs, researchers say - Belfast Telegraph

Mon, 2017-03-27 23:46

Belfast Telegraph

ADHD sufferers should become entrepreneurs, researchers say
Belfast Telegraph
A study by the University of Bath found symptoms such as hyperactivity and impulsiveness, which pose daily challenges to those with ADHD, can be beneficial. Such symptoms can have a positive impact on entrepreneurial traits such as risk taking, ...

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ADHD Pride: We're Great at Starting Over and Attempting Better - ADDitude (blog)

Mon, 2017-03-27 14:03

ADHD Pride: We're Great at Starting Over and Attempting Better
ADDitude (blog)
Those of us diagnosed with ADHD are all familiar with brilliant sparks of insight, random and off-the-wall observations on life and the people in it. Often the observations are trivial, but sometimes they're the seeds of big ideas. They can be the ...

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Butler County resident part of UC study on ADHD - Hamilton Journal News

Mon, 2017-03-27 06:04

Hamilton Journal News

Butler County resident part of UC study on ADHD
Hamilton Journal News
“So, we are looking at the affects of medication on brain development in kids who have ADHD,” she said. “Basically, we are also looking at if they are at risk for bipolar disorder because ADHD has been looked at as a precursor for it in youth ...

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Focus On South Florida: ADHD Epidemic - CBS Miami

Sun, 2017-03-26 08:50

CBS Miami

Focus On South Florida: ADHD Epidemic
CBS Miami
The most common is ADHD. The Center for Children and Families at FIU is committed to improving the lives of those affected by mental health problems, like ADHD. We focus on what's being done by the CCF to counter the epidemic and we'll meet a parent ...

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'I Got This' app helps kids with ADHD stay focused -- and helps their parents keep them on track - WCPO

Sun, 2017-03-26 05:55

WCPO

'I Got This' app helps kids with ADHD stay focused -- and helps their parents keep them on track
WCPO
When Rich Schramm was a child, he had teachers who tried to deal with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by beating it out of him. "I got swats for not bringing my pencil to class," the Montgomery resident said. Now, he's come up with ...

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ADHD: Questions surround long-term treatment - KPCnews.com

Sat, 2017-03-25 21:03

ADHD: Questions surround long-term treatment
KPCnews.com
They showed that although the number of children with ADHD who consistently received treatment into adulthood is relatively small, those who continued to receive these medications showed no differences in symptom severity when compared to those who ...

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Bryshere Gray's Mother (Andria Mayberry) Pens Book About His ... - Eurweb.com

Sat, 2017-03-25 09:09

Eurweb.com

Bryshere Gray's Mother (Andria Mayberry) Pens Book About His ...
Eurweb.com
Andria Mayberry, mother of rapper and actor, Bryshere Gray, has penned her first book titled “Before Empire: Raising Bryshere “Yazz The Greatest” Gray.”

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ADHD: One Guy's Experience and Perspective - The Beacon Bolt

Fri, 2017-03-24 20:05

The Beacon Bolt

ADHD: One Guy's Experience and Perspective
The Beacon Bolt
Hey, everybody! I'm Bryce Hagan for the Beacon Bolt and this week I was asked if I could write an article exploring my experience with ADHD. As most of you probably know, ADHD stands for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. It's a relatively newly ...

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How to Earn a Ph.D. with ADHD - ADDitude (blog)

Fri, 2017-03-24 13:06

How to Earn a Ph.D. with ADHD
ADDitude (blog)
I'm married to an intimidatingly competent woman, and we have a bright, precocious three-year-old. I have ADHD. I was diagnosed when I was 11, and was medicated for seven years. I did well in school, and I cannot imagine, and have no wish to imagine, ...

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Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression - Mad In America

Fri, 2017-03-24 09:05

Mad In America

Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression
Mad In America
Extended use of ADHD drugs shown to stunt growth without significantly alleviating symptoms.

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6 Challenges in Assessing ADHD in Adult Patients - Psychiatric Times

Fri, 2017-03-24 08:53

Psychiatric Times

6 Challenges in Assessing ADHD in Adult Patients
Psychiatric Times
The clinical presentation and functional impacts of ADHD in adults vary greatly from their child and adolescent counterparts. Scroll through the slides to read more on this issue. It is often assumed that hyperactivity/impulsivity fade or resolve ...

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The upsides to ADHD | WBMA - ABC 33/40 - Alabama's News Leader

Thu, 2017-03-23 21:34

Alabama's News Leader

The upsides to ADHD | WBMA - ABC 33/40
Alabama's News Leader
Wandering off task, constant activity, impulsiveness. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder can be difficult to manage. But, there is increasing evidence of plenty ...
ADHD not to be confused with personality - The Southern TimesSouthern Times Africa

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MTA Surprise: ADHD Meds May Not Improve Symptoms But Can Lead to Height Reduction - ADDitude (blog)

Thu, 2017-03-23 09:55

MTA Surprise: ADHD Meds May Not Improve Symptoms But Can Lead to Height Reduction
ADDitude (blog)
Children with ADHD who take medication until adulthood may end up significantly shorter than their peers, according to new data from a long-term study — without a corresponding decrease in ADHD symptoms to make up for it. The Multimodal Treatment ...

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ADHD app would help kids complete tasks and build self-esteem ... - Cleveland 19 News

Thu, 2017-03-23 03:26

ADHD app would help kids complete tasks and build self-esteem ...
Cleveland 19 News
A Cincinnati man says he is 95 percent complete creating what he says is the first app that's been designed to help kids living with ADHD, or Attention-Deficit ...

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is it really ADD/ADHD? - southcoasttoday.com - SouthCoastToday.com

Thu, 2017-03-23 01:03

is it really ADD/ADHD? - southcoasttoday.com
SouthCoastToday.com
We often hear people throw around several terms with regard to an active child, but most people really don't know the difference between hyperactivity and the ...

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Exclusive: Bryshere Gray's mom talks navigating her son's ADHD in new book - Rolling Out

Wed, 2017-03-22 11:28

Rolling Out

Exclusive: Bryshere Gray's mom talks navigating her son's ADHD in new book
Rolling Out
At age five-years-old, Bryshere was diagnosed with ADHD, a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and makes it difficult for them control impulsive behaviors. It was a tough bill for a single mom to pay. She leaned into God and ...

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Pediatric Speaker Night slated for March 28: ADHD to be explored - Hibbing Daily Tribune

Wed, 2017-03-22 05:12

Pediatric Speaker Night slated for March 28: ADHD to be explored
Hibbing Daily Tribune
“It's sometimes confusing how the clinical approach to working with students is different from the educational approach,” Ridgeway explained. “There is both clinical criteria for diagnosing ADHD, as well as special education criteria for determining if ...

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Nonadherence to ADHD Medication in Adolescents Transitioning Into College - Medical News Bulletin

Tue, 2017-03-21 10:40

Medical News Bulletin

Nonadherence to ADHD Medication in Adolescents Transitioning Into College
Medical News Bulletin
Nonadherence to ADHD medication in adolescents, especially during their transition to college, can have significant repercussions on academic performance and long-term goals. In a recent study, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, 10 freshmen ...

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Premium Insight of Global ADHD Drugs Market 2016-2021 - Medgadget (blog)

Tue, 2017-03-21 00:26

Premium Insight of Global ADHD Drugs Market 2016-2021
Medgadget (blog)
There has been an increasing demand for Global ADHD Drugs Market, so several market analysts have dedicated time and effort to get into the bottom of the trend and see whether there's basis for this significant market performance. With the most current ...

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