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Jeff H. Patient Expert

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Are you Drinking Enough Water? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD There was an interesting discussion over on Twitter recently about ADD/ADHD and drinking water. This Tweet: Drink water and see if you feel more focused by Laura Rolands ... Read on »
Chelsea Rae Gregory Supporting ADHD – Book Reading by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Today (Sept 13th 2011) if you happen to live in North Carolina, Miss South Carolina International, Chelsea Rae Gregory, will be reading to a group of children at Union El ... Read on »
Happy 6th ADD Birthday by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Pills Don’t teach Skills is 6 years old! Thank you to the 100,000 unique visitors a month who stop by to visit. I originally started this blog as a release, a cathartic wr ... Read on »
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: Evelyn Polk-Green by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD “I can multitask because of ADD,” says Evelyn Polk-Green. “It helps me keep all of my projects straight.”Former president of ADDA and a project director at Illinois STAR ... Read on »
ADHD Female Leaders: Cynthia Gerdes by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD As an entrepreneur, Cynthia Gerdes finds that ADD/ADHD is a boon. “It’s easy to do a million things at once,” she says. Owner of Hell’s Kitchen — an award-winning restaur ... 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 »
Cammi Granato & ADHD: Female Role Model by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD U.S. women’s hockey player Cammi Granato is one of the many famous people who have been diagnosed with ADHD. Growing up she had all the symptoms but in a house with six k ... Read on »
Where Are the ADD/ADHD Women? by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD My post yesterday on “ Suffering in Silence: Women With Adult ADHD ” got me thinking, so decided to look for information on women with ADD, and there really isn’t much of ... Read on »
Suffering in Silence: Women With Adult ADHD by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD “Adult ADHD is a sly condition that can secretly affect people for years without their knowledge. Lori-Lynn Dale knows first hand. In her senior year in college, she not ... Read on »
ADD/ADHD Women’s Week by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Although it’s not an officially recognized week, here at Pills Don’t Teach Skills it’s ADD/ADHD Women’s Week! Please check in every day for information on women with ADD/ ... 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 »
Cheesy Fish Crackers & ADD Nutrition by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD OK, nothing against the makers of the beloved kids snacks that look like fish and are loaded with cheese flavor. On my recent vacation we had a big gang of family and fri ... Read on »
ADHD Diagnoses Increased in 2011 Report by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Some interesting yet not surprising statistics were just released by HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (National Center for Health Statis ... Read on »
Girls, ADD & Anorexia Nervosa by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD I stumbled across a very interesting article on ADD-ADHD Coach and expert Pete Quily`s site called Girls And Women With ADHD Have Higher Rates of Anorexia Nervosa, Here A ... Read on »
Intestinal Protein May Have Role in ADHD by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD I love reading about medical breakthroughs like the following, if only ADD/ADHD received more attention on the funding front to drive results like this story — A biochemi ... Read on »
Be Flexible with Changes in Your Plans by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD Every now and then I dust of my copy of one of the all time best sellers Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff , by Richard Carlson. Sadly, I just learned he passed away in 2006. Wh ... Read on »
Treating ADHD with Video Games by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD By Guest Blogger Allison Gamble – Children of all ages around the world seem to love video games, much to the chagrin of parents, teachers and health care professionals. ... Read on »
No Milk In My ADD Please by Jeff H. Patient ExpertHealth Impact Award Posted in: Blog Posts in ADD & ADHD In my never ending quest to improve my dietary habits…..and I do a pretty good job already (pat on the back), I have recently chosen to start my mornings without cow milk. ... Read on »