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What You As A Parent Can Do To Help Your Child With ADD

With the diagnosis of your child with Attention Deficit Disorder, you may feel a shower of emotions: remorse, a feeling of not being in charge, or comfort for now being aware of your child’s problem, or frustration. However in the midst of all this turmoil, do not forget that your child’s situation is not out […]

What Is It Like To Live With ADD

Life ahead may be easy for a child, a teenager, or even an adult diagnosed with ADD. For somebody, just diagnosed with ADD, predicting the life in future might not be easy, as one may not know how the symptoms would continue to remain and how the problem would be affected by age. However, thankfully, […]

Planning The Daily Life For Adults with ADD

Details seem to be useless to those adults who are suffering from Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). We do have our goals clear in our minds, and cannot wait to have it achieved, hoping that there was some way to skip all the work required to be done in the process. Sadly enough, this attitude tends […]

What You As A Parent Can Do To Help Your Child With ADD

With the diagnosis of your child with Attention Deficit Disorder, you may feel a shower of emotions: remorse, a feeling of not being in charge, or comfort for now being aware of your child’s problem, or frustration. However in the midst of all this turmoil, do not forget that your child’s situation is not out […]

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What Is It Like To Live With ADD

Life ahead may be easy for a child, a teenager, or even an adult diagnosed with ADD. For somebody, just diagnosed with ADD, predicting the life in future might not be easy, as one may not know how the symptoms would continue to remain and how the problem would be affected by age. However, thankfully, […]

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What Does A Diagnosis of ADD Really Mean

About thirty years back, a child was a born voyager, rambunctious, or was said to have been gifted with great creativity or brainpower, if he seemed to be lacking concentration, and was impatient, and impulsive. These children, due to their lack in concentration at school, were often jumped ahead, since it was thought that the […]

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Planning The Daily Life For Adults with ADD

Details seem to be useless to those adults who are suffering from Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). We do have our goals clear in our minds, and cannot wait to have it achieved, hoping that there was some way to skip all the work required to be done in the process. Sadly enough, this attitude tends […]

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Managing ADD – 8 Must Have Skills

A lot of grown ups with ADD perceive themselves constantly weighed down with every day life. This means that they in general wake up feeling like they are behind the schedule on all the things they have to do, use up the entire day on high speed so as to get all those things completed, […]

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How Is Attention Deficit Disorder Diagnosed

Assessing whether a certain individual is suffering from Attention Deficit Disorder or not is far harder than it appears to laymen like ourselves. This is because, not only does it’s symptoms largely overlap those of hyperthyroidism etc. they are also largely exhibited by ‘normal’ human beings some time or the other every single day. Therefore […]

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – The Alternative Treatments Available

Given that so many would to a certain extent keep away from the use of stimulant medications for the healing of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder if probable, an increasing want for the growth of alternative treatments for ADD, ADHD has risen since the past twenty years. Even though there are many products that state to […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – What Is It Anyway

As parents, many of us have spent sleepless nights wondering whether our kid is suffering from Attention Deficit Disorder. And with due cause too, most of us know the fundamental effects of the disease and obviously shrink at the thought of having to deal with it. Apart from the fear that the disease can be […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – The Signs And Symptoms

Diagnosis is difficult in cases of ADD because signs vary from child to child. The symptoms of the disorder may or may not be obvious. First of all you must be clear that just because your child is hyperactive, he is not suffering from ADD. It is true that more than normal activities are a […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – Is It Really That

Attention Deficit Disorder or ADD is most frequently identified in boys of primary school age. Indications consist of lack of concentration, being restless, reckless mannerisms, or lack of focus. But what brings about these indications, in fact? And should every one of the occurrences of ADD be treated? In a few occurrences, the indications of […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – Is It A Learning Disability

When we talk of the term ’learning disability’ then what we generally mean is that it is a perceptual disability like other disabilities such as autism or visual processing disorder, or dyslexia auditory disability. It should not be treated as a learning disability. Anyone who has ADD is perfectly capable of understanding and using the […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – Is It A Disease or Just A Phase

When you were a kid, didn’t you run about all the time for no particular cause? Didn’t you continuously turn your concentration from one thing to the other? Didn’t you have a tough time sitting motionless? Didn’t you have a tough time concentrating on one thing, for long span of time? You were a kid […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – How It Affects Families

Attention Deficit Disorder usually comes with a lot of frustration and blame. Often the diagnosis happens late and so, the disease–related problems are often misunderstood. This may result in serious emotional and mental scars when the family tries to deal with ADD–related issues. Thus, this disorder is difficult for the diseased child, the parents and […]

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Attention Deficit Disorder – Getting Your Facts Right

With all that is written about ADHD, most of us tend to think of a bad little lad running about ruining whatever comes his way. So we often believe that we can spot the child with ADD while we are out. Well the naughty little boy is there fine, but did we ever spare a […]

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An Introduction To Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder has many manifestations and there are more than five kinds of ADHD. It is a medical condition that is carried in the genes, resulting in certain disorders in the nervous system. The DSM-IV Diagnostic Manual reports that any single form or “type” of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder could be categorized under […]

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An Introduction to Attention Deficit Disorder

One of the most wrongly diagnosed and wrongly understood neurological conditions in the world is Attention Deficit Disorder or more commonly known with its acronym of ADD. The reality is that the majority of people lacks a proper understanding of the disorder, and also would not be able to identify it if they met a […]

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Adult ADD – 5 tips for job effectiveness

For a lot of people with ADD, work life can be complex. If your operational surroundings are not ADD responsive, then you may well find yourself feeling constantly disordered and hassled out at work. Whether or not you decide to give out information about your analysis with your employer, the subsequent approaches can aid you […]

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ADHD – how to plan your child’s treatment successfully

Okay. So at the moment you have taken the action of getting your stressed out child or teenager evaluated by an expert, and he has been identified with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. The psychologist, or therapist, or physician now desires to start a healing course. But what are you supposed to know before you “sign […]

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ADD and the gift of resilience

Attention Deficit Disorder puts forth diverse tests to various people. A number of of us have the most difficulty in fixing attention and thinking, even as a few of us have a big trouble in managing feelings. No matter what your biggest problem is, there is one guaranteed way to be thriving in spite of […]

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ADD – the types of its manifestation in kids

Attention Deficit Disorder can take several forms in children. It is not difficult to track the child with ADD who is very chaotic. Boys generally come into this category. But then there are some types of ADD which go undiagnosed because their effects in children are less outwardly evident. This happens mainly in case of […]

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