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Friday, August 13, 2010 by Sharon K. Brothers, MSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Fri 13 Aug 2010 8:11am As you may have read last week, Wendy is out on vacation and I have been deemed the Friday Funnies fill-in. This past weekend I was able to also take a little vacation time to celebrate my 25th birthday. Yup... the big 2-5! Slept in, went shopping at IKEA and then went out for dinner and drinks... LOTS of drinks. I discovered a tasty new shot ... Read on »
Understanding "Adult" Attention-Deficit Disorder (ADD) by Dr. Silva Medical Doctor Posted Thu 27 Aug 2009 11:38pm Attention-Deficit Disorder (ADD, or ADHD--the H stands for hyperactivity, which may or may not be present) is a fad diagnosis in the U.S. By this I mean that, while ADD/ADHD is certainly a valid condition suffered by some individuals who require treatment for it in order to be able to function to their fullest capacity, there is also what I call ... Read on »
Attention Deficit Disorder, ADD, ADHD, Etc. by Dr. Gray Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Wed 06 May 2009 1:33pm Due to many of the great results we’ve been getting through nutrition, acupuncture, and chiropractic in our office, we get a ton of questions regarding things not ordinarily associated with a chiropractic office. One of the most common subjects that has been coming up recently is how to treat ADD, ADHD, Attention Deficit Disorder, Hyperactiv ... Read on »
Attention Deficit Disorder Carnival #25 by John M. Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Nov 2008 11:50pm The "Attention Deficit Disorder" blog carnival is a collection of recent blog entries about Attention Deficit Disorder. The reason that it is called a carnival is because each week the carnival travels to a different host blog. The hope is to expose blog readers to blogs that have a different perspective on Attention Deficit Disorder. Here are ... Read on »
Does Your Alcoholic Spouse Have An Attention Deficit Disorder Diagnosis? by addictiondoc Posted Tue 15 Jun 2010 1:39pm Are you married to an alcoholic spouse that has always been disorganized and that you have helped keep on track? Does your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife start tasks they never finish or constantly lose their keys, bills, important papers etc? Are they eaasily distracted by noise? Do they procrastinate? If you answered “yes” to mo ... Read on »
ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER: Beyond the Myths by Jerry D. Russell Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Nov 2008 9:04pm U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Washington, D.C. MYTH: Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) does not really exist. It is simply the latest excuse for parents who do not discipline their children. FACT: Scientific research tells us ADD is a biologically-based disorder that includes distractibility, impulsiveness, and sometimes hyperactivity. Whi ... Read on »
The Selling of Attention Deficit Disorder by Jason Schwartz, LMSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Fri 20 Dec 2013 6:05am English: Adderall (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The NY Times on The Selling of Attention Deficit Disorder : After more than 50 years leading the fight to legitimize attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Keith Conners could be celebrating. Severely hyperactive and impulsive children, once shunned as bad seeds, are now recognize ... Read on »
Symptoms and Treatment Options for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD / ADHD) in Children by Cascia T. Posted Tue 15 Jun 2010 11:20am According to Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D. Internationally Recognized ADHD Authority,A classroom with 30 students will have between 1 and 3 children with ADHD.Boys are diagnosed with ADHD 3 times... Please visit the Healthy Moms for the complete article. Read on »
ADHD and Bach Flowers-Paying an Attention to This Attention Deficit Disorder by Ayurveda Doctor -Dr. M B Vyas Posted Fri 26 Jun 2009 11:23pm ADHD is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, a condition wherein a chemical imbalance affects the brain parts that control attention, impulsivity and concentration. It is a common behavioral disorder affecting an estimated 8-10 per cent of school-age going kids. Boys are threefold more susceptible to contract disease as compared to the girls t ... Read on »
Teaching Children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder by Jerry D. Russell Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Nov 2008 9:04pm THIS DIGEST WAS CREATED BY ERIC, THE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES INFORMATION CENTER. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ERIC, CONTACT ACCESS ERIC 1-800-LET-ERIC Defining Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ADHD) Attention deficit disorder is a syndrome characterized by serious and persistent difficulties in the f ... Read on »