Saturday, December 20, 2014

ADHD Tip: A Simple System for Managing Paperwork - PsychCentral.com (blog)








PsychCentral.com (blog)



ADHD Tip: A Simple System for Managing Paperwork

PsychCentral.com (blog)

ADHD Tip: A Simple System for Managing Paperwork For people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), paperwork can become a big problem. ADHD impairs executive functioning, making it difficult to make decisions, sort and prioritize ...





On the Twelfth Day of Christmas ADHD Gave to Me... - Everyday Health








Everyday Health



On the Twelfth Day of Christmas ADHD Gave to Me...

Everyday Health

While the holidays are a time of excitement and joy for most people, if you have ADHD or live with someone who has it, the holidays can quickly lose their magic. This year we decided to rewrite a popular Christmas song in hopes of sharing some of the ...





Friday, December 19, 2014

New Year's Resolutions? Forget 'Em - PsychCentral.com (blog)








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New Year's Resolutions? Forget 'Em

PsychCentral.com (blog)

I'm employing a sure-fire ADHD treatment with mood-smoothing properties; impulse-suppression powers; and task-focusing abilities. I've taken the plunge (literally) early this year. I will not be making any New Year's resolutions. Nor, I'm even happier ...





With stimulant, kids with ADHD less likely to injure themselves - Fox News








Fox News



With stimulant, kids with ADHD less likely to injure themselves

Fox News

When kids with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are taking methylphenidate, a stimulant drug, they are less likely to end up in the emergency room with a trauma injury, a new study finds. “Previous studies show that patients with ADHD ...





The ADHD Gift I Gave Myself - PsychCentral.com (blog)









The ADHD Gift I Gave Myself

PsychCentral.com (blog)

Last night I sang. I am a member of a choir of over 100 voices, and last night I sang. We did a show, in an old church that's been turned into a community centre. We did it last night, and I sang. I didn't sing a solo part, I was part of the mid range ...





Thursday, December 18, 2014

With stimulant, kids with ADHD less likely to injure themselves - WKZO









With stimulant, kids with ADHD less likely to injure themselves

WKZO

(Reuters Health) – When kids with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are taking methylphenidate, a stimulant drug, they are less likely to end up in the emergency room with a trauma injury, a new study finds. “Previous studies show that ...





ADHD and Learning Disabilities: Spread the Word — My Kid Can Read! - ADDitude (blog)








ADDitude (blog)



ADHD and Learning Disabilities: Spread the Word — My Kid Can Read!

ADDitude (blog)

It gave me great pause to realize that my child couldn't read, and didn't have the tools to read, because of everything that is associated with undiagnosed ADHD. And though his childhood is not mine, it is similar in the sense that it has been full of ...