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ADHD Expert To Discuss Diagnosis Controversy In Fairfield - Fairfield Daily Voice

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ADHD Expert To Discuss Diagnosis Controversy In Fairfield
Fairfield Daily Voice
FAIRFIELD, Conn. — New York Times reporter Alan Schwarz, whose groundbreaking series on the misdiagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder led to his bestseller “ADHD Nation,” will discuss his work on May 4 at Fairfield Public Library. After ...

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ADHD and Emotions: Understanding this Disruptive Symptom - ADDitude

ADHD - Thu, 2017-04-27 14:33

ADHD and Emotions: Understanding this Disruptive Symptom
ADDitude
Play this free webinar and download the slide presentation of "Emotions and ADHD: What Clinicians Need to Know for Accurate Diagnosis," plus get more ...

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Evolved Education Company Presents the Evolved Education Paradigm at the International ADHD Professionals ... - Yahoo Finance

ADHD - Thu, 2017-04-27 14:20

Yahoo Finance

Evolved Education Company Presents the Evolved Education Paradigm at the International ADHD Professionals ...
Yahoo Finance
Students with ADD/ADHD greatly benefit from a student profile and multi-disciplinary school support plan by having attention and care given within all areas of this paradigm. "When we gather information about a student's academic and learning ...

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Enriching children with ADHD's learning and growth - KING5.com

ADHD - Thu, 2017-04-27 12:08

KING5.com

Enriching children with ADHD's learning and growth
KING5.com
With Seattle Children's Hospital's PEARL program, Program to Enhance Attention, Regulation and Learning, doctors aim to improve the learning and lives of children struggling with ADHD. Dr. Mark Stein is the Director of the ADHD and related disorders ...

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'Vooralsnog kunnen mensen beter Ritalin blijven slikken' - NOS

Ritalin - Thu, 2017-04-27 12:07

NOS

'Vooralsnog kunnen mensen beter Ritalin blijven slikken'
NOS
Bijwerkingencentrum Lareb waarschuwde deze week voor het gebruik door volwassenen van methylfenidaat, de werkzame stof in medicijnen als Ritalin en Concerta. Omdat er honderden keren bijwerkingen werden gemeld, vindt het Lareb dat de veiligheid ...
Verontrustende cijfers over bijwerkingen ritalinTrouw
Onderzoek brengt drie doden in verband met gebruik Ritalin | NU ...NU.nl
Mogelijk drie volwassenen overleden door gebruik Ritalin - RTL ...RTL Nieuws
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"Crime, Punishment, and Redemption for My Son with ADHD" - ADDitude

ADHD - Thu, 2017-04-27 09:16

ADDitude

"Crime, Punishment, and Redemption for My Son with ADHD"
ADDitude
As a teacher, I should have had some idea that ADHD was the culprit, but I relied on the diagnosis of counselors who determined that he was bipolar. Prone to violence, he often hit me or threw objects that were close at hand when frustration set in ...

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"I Get Stressed When Everything Is Running Smoothly" - ADDitude

ADHD - Thu, 2017-04-27 03:01

ADDitude

"I Get Stressed When Everything Is Running Smoothly"
ADDitude
I was called “special” in school before anyone knew what ADHD was. I had behavioral problems, but I was smart enough to get B's and C's. I was a solid average student. I was prescribed Ritalin and became a zombie. I was prescribed dexedrine and felt rage.

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Kids, trees and ADHD - MercatorNet (blog)

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 17:22

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Kids, trees and ADHD
MercatorNet (blog)
Why have child psychologists witnessed a global epidemic of Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in recent decades? A recent Korean study implicates changes in family life in this troubling psychological plague—particularly changes that ...
Paying heed to the needs of ADHD childrenDaily News & Analysis

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ADHD Nation with Journalist and Author Alan Schwarz - Fairfield Sun

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 15:02

Fairfield Sun

ADHD Nation with Journalist and Author Alan Schwarz
Fairfield Sun
Alan Schwarz presents his book ADHD Nation, a groundbreaking account of the widespread misdiagnosis of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) on Thursday, May 4, at 7 p.m., in the Rotary Room at the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Old Post Road.

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On my mind: The dilemma of treating ADHD in children - Martha's Vineyard Times

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 14:27

On my mind: The dilemma of treating ADHD in children
Martha's Vineyard Times
An anxious parent recently asked my thoughts about her child starting Ritalin or Adderall for ADHD. I once knew a first grader who came home from school and said, “I hate my brain. I am so stupid!” His teachers treated him like a difficult, not ...

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On my mind: The dilemma of treating ADHD in children - Martha's Vineyard Times

Ritalin - Wed, 2017-04-26 14:27

On my mind: The dilemma of treating ADHD in children
Martha's Vineyard Times
An anxious parent recently asked my thoughts about her child starting Ritalin or Adderall for ADHD. I once knew a first grader who came home from school and said, “I hate my brain. I am so stupid!” His teachers treated him like a difficult, not ...

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Could My Child's ADHD Symptoms Follow Him or Her Into Adulthood? - Yahoo News

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 12:10

Medical Daily

Could My Child's ADHD Symptoms Follow Him or Her Into Adulthood?
Yahoo News
If your child has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, it's likely he or she will also have the disorder as an adult. For example, a study published in the 2016 ...
Adult ADHD: 5 Things You May Not Know About The Common ...Medical Daily

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How Do Fidget Spinners Help With ADHD? Let's Investigate The Latest Toy Craze - Romper

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 11:02

Romper

How Do Fidget Spinners Help With ADHD? Let's Investigate The Latest Toy Craze
Romper
Helping your child manage their Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can be an incredible challenge. Between therapies, appointments, and finding adaptations that actually work for your child, it seems like there is little time for anything ...
Are Fidget Spinners Helpful for Kids with ADHD, Autism and Anxiety ...U.S. News & World Report
Kids, parents in search of fidget spinners: Do they help?WTOP
What is a fidget spinner?Fox5NY
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About a Boy (and Teen) with ADHD - ADDitude

ADHD - Wed, 2017-04-26 03:08

About a Boy (and Teen) with ADHD
ADDitude
Miles is taller than I am now, but in his 14-year-old body, there's still a wildly curious little boy. This duality is not unique to teenagers with ADHD — there's a kid inside of everyone. But the excitement of ADHD, when triggered by something that ...

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Boys and Girls with ADHD: Cerebellum Size Matters - ADDitude

ADHD - Tue, 2017-04-25 15:12

ADDitude

Boys and Girls with ADHD: Cerebellum Size Matters
ADDitude
Every child with ADHD is different, but experts agree that certain symptoms tend to fall along gender lines. Boys with ADHD are more hyperactive and impulsive, while girls with ADHD often demonstrate more inattentive symptoms. It's long been debated ...

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Health Buzz: Do Fidget Spinners Help With ADHD? - U.S. News & World Report

ADHD - Tue, 2017-04-25 13:09

U.S. News & World Report

Health Buzz: Do Fidget Spinners Help With ADHD?
U.S. News & World Report
WTOP reports that some fidget spinners – small top-like gadgets you can spin fast with your fingers, meant to help children focus – are advertised as stress relievers on Amazon, and are even being touted as "perfect for ADD, ADHD, anxiety and autism.".
Kids, parents in search of fidget spinners: Do they help?WTOP
What is a fidget spinner?Fox5NY
Fidget spinners in high demandWBAY
MilTech -I4U News
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How do I know if I have ADHD as an adult? - AOL

ADHD - Tue, 2017-04-25 07:55

AOL

How do I know if I have ADHD as an adult?
AOL
Some adults may question whether they have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or wonder if their ADHD-like behaviors – inattention, hyperactive-impulsivity or a combination of the two – are simply a product of the overwhelming, hurried demands of ...

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"I Grew Up Lost in a Fog" - ADDitude

ADHD - Tue, 2017-04-25 03:16

ADDitude

"I Grew Up Lost in a Fog"
ADDitude
I have no idea, since I'm lost in a fog. “Are you retarded or something?” the teacher asks, and the classroom roars with laughter. The dream is based on my experience as a child in the 1980s with undiagnosed ADHD. I have nightmares about being ...

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