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ADHD in the news, September 03, 2007

Posted Nov 17 2008 9:04pm

Research Study Warns About Misconceptions of ADHD in Higher Education
WIVB - Buffalo,NY,USA
A new research study is warning parents and students about the misconceptions of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), a disorder that can adversely affect higher education.

The report, which was conducted by Buffalo State graduate Kate Norwalk and psychology professor Jill M. Norvilitis, Ph.D., says that symptoms from ADHD can persist into adulthood and be detrimental to an affected student’s career. They say most college students do not anticipate academic difficulties because of the notion that the disorder goes away later in life.
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Can you Get Adhd as an Adult?
I found ths particularly interesting, since I was diagnosed with ADHD well into my 30’s(Not that I didn’t hve a clue that I was a bit different from most people in the way I think long before that)

PR-GB.com (press release) - Sofia,Bulgaria
Listen up, hyperactive adults! You may have attention deficit disorder. If you recognise any of the attention deficit disorder symptoms in the following article, then make an appointment with your doctor. Your practitioner is armed with new information and research to diagnose a variety of disorders on which the medical practice is still deliberating. And while ADHD used to be known as a child’s disorder, now adults are coming forward for treatment too.
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