It's not just children! Forgetting where you've parked your car could mean you have ADHD

September 11, 2017 Lucy Benyon of the Daily Mail

ADHD

Most of us make silly mistakes from time to time and are able to laugh them off. That’s what I used to do when I accidentally left the bath overflowing or mislaid my purse for the umpteenth time....

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More thoughts by breakfast than somebody else has all day: This is what it’s like to have ADHD

September 11, 2017 Yvette Caster of Metro

Children, ADHD

Writer and student James Woods wasn’t diagnosed as having ADHD until he was at university – and even then he was skeptical....

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ADHD being missed in girls because they are not as 'disruptive' Nice warns

Children, ADHD

ADHD is being missed in girls because they tend not be as badly behaved as boys, new NHS guidance suggests....

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‘I assumed it was all my fault’: the adults dealing with undiagnosed ADHD

Children, ADHD

Michelle Beckett, a 44-year-old entrepreneur from Harrogate, always knew she was different. But, like many women who suffer from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), she did not fit the stereotypical profile of a child with ...

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Why Getting Too Little Sleep Could Lead To Risky Decision Making

September 05, 2017 David DiSalvo of Forbes

Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep, Adult Sleep Issues

The list of physical and mental problems that we know come from sleeping too little is getting longer.  A new study suggests another: shorting ourselves on sleep may lead to making riskier decisions. And the insidious part is that we ...

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There's more than melatonin to get kids to sleep

Children, Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep, Sleep Apnea

Your child, no longer a baby, has trouble falling asleep. Or he wakes up in the wee hours of the morning and can't get back to sleep. Parents may worry if this happens more than occasionally. There's all kinds of advice for helping ...

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Back to school, back to planning for kids with autism, ADHD

September 04, 2017 Health Day News

Children, ADHD

The start of a new school year isn't always easy, especially for kids with developmental and behavioral issues, such as autism and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder....

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Is ADHD Actually A Sleep Problem?

September 02, 2017 Janice Wood of Psych Central

Children, Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD

About 75 percent of children and adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also have sleep problems, but these have been thought to be separate issues....

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Allergies and Behavior Problems in Children

Children, Add, Allergies, ADHD, Pediatric Allergies

Allergies are most recognizable by the physical symptoms they cause. You can easily make the connection between a bee sting and the excessive swelling or a peanut butter cup and the incredibly itchy hives. Symptoms can also include ...

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