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ADHD Female Leaders: Katherine Ellison by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Katherine Ellison always knew what she wanted to do with her life. At age 11, she published her first magazine article, which ignited a passion for writing and put her on ... Read on »
ADHD Female Leaders: Patricia Quinn, M.D. by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD “I’m not the sort of person who thinks ADD is a strength, but I do think you can use it to become successful,” says Dr. Patricia Quinn, who practices in Washington, D.C. ... Read on »
ADHD Female Leaders: Robin Stephens by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD It would seem that being a professional organizer and having ADD/ADHD are an improbable match. For Robin Stephens, it makes sense. For 10 years before her diagnosis, she ... Read on »
ADHD is a Public Health Issue by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Very interesting article today in the Vancouver Sun, focusing on the lack of medical resources to help treat Adult ADHD. A few article points include: - The disorder is c ... Read on »
ADHD Linked to Interaction of Genetics and Psychology by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD I’ve been a little tardy with posting recently, sorry. Came across an interesting read on Science Daily today entitled, ADHD Linked to Interaction of Genetics and Psychol ... Read on »
ADHD Online Petition – Sign Here, Stop Trivializing ADHD by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD In a follow up to my post last week ADHD War: New York Times vs. Dr. Ned Hallowell , please take a moment of your time to sign an online petition to tell The New York Time ... Read on »
ADHD Politician Opens Up by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Now this is a great ADD story! All too often we see politicians caught up in scandal and in the media for the wrong reasons. Not this time. I think Sarah Blyth deserves a ... Read on »
ADHD Roller Coaster: “Is It You, Me, or Adult A.D.D.?” by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Great ADD blog I just found ADHD Roller Coaster: “Is It You, Me, or Adult A.D.D.” by Gina Pera. Please check it out. Read on »
ADHD War: New York Times vs. Dr. Ned Hallowell by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD The gloves are off in a battle between ADHD expert Dr. Ned Hallowell and the New York Times as reported on MomsWithADD.com . “A few days ago, the New York Times printed an ... Read on »
ADHD….The Band….These Go To Eleven by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Now I’ve seen it all….. ADHD the rock band . Yup, it’s true! They are a self described Alt Rock Pop Punk New Wave band. Isn’t there a category for that at this years’ Gra ... Read on »
Ah reality and we’re not talking... by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Ah reality and we’re not talking about those ridiculous Reality TV shows that have lasted far too many years. The reality I’m referring to, is where we are right now in li ... Read on »
All Hail Jack LaLanne!! ADD? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Legendary health and nutrition guru Jack LaLanne just died on January 23, 2011. He was referred to the godfather of fitness and was the first person to really bring health ... Read on »
All too often, folks like me wit... by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD All too often, folks like me with ADD tend to forget to slow down, take a break and relax. Typical for ADD, we are a people who are hyperactive and are full of energy, dri ... Read on »
An ADHD Letter by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD I Came across a very interesting and touching blog post at ADHDMomma.blogspot.com by Kara Thompson that openly shares a letter her son has given her about his thoughts on ... Read on »
Appreciation & ADD by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Appreciation is huge when it comes to ADD. Every person, if they admit it or not, wants to be appreciated. We all like that pat on the back. Have you offered that confiden ... Read on »
Are All ADD’ers Running, To Stand Still? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Some poetic musical lyrics to think about, not mine, guess who? And so she woke up Woke up from where she was Lying still Said I gotta do something About where ... Read on »
Are Chemical Pollutants Causing ADHD? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Good question and there are a lot of differing opinions on this topic. A good article from NOW Magazine called Are chemical pollutants causing ADHD is available to read. ... Read on »
Are Schools Killing Creativity? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD As an ADD’er, I really enjoyed this video and there is a very good message in it. I highly recommend you take 19 minutes to view it. Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertainin ... Read on »
Are you a parent who has ADD? Do... by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Are you a parent who has ADD? Do you know a parent who has ADD? Welcome to the club!! Unfortunately, there are no loyalty points in this club. Raising children at the b ... Read on »