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Eye Movements Can Help Diagnose ADHD, Parkinson's - PsychCentral.com

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Eye Movements Can Help Diagnose ADHD, Parkinson's. With eye movement data from 108 subjects, the researchers said they were able to identify older adults with Parkinson's disease with nearly 90 percent accuracy, and...

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Medication cuts crime rate among ADHD sufferers - Reuters

Medication cuts crime rate among ADHD sufferers - Reuters | Adult ADHD in the News | Scoop.it

Medication cuts crime rate among ADHD sufferers - Criminal behavior in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) drops sharply when they take stimulant drugs like Ritalin to help them to control...

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What can athletes with ADHD teach us about the condition? - The Guardian

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What can athletes with ADHD teach us about the condition? Children with the disorder, says Andrea Bilbow, founder and chief executive of ADDISS, a charity and support service for ADHD, are often brilliant at computer games.

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Eye Movements Can Help Diagnose ADHD, Parkinson's - PsychCentral.com

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Eye Movements Can Help Diagnose ADHD, Parkinson's. With eye movement data from 108 subjects, the researchers said they were able to identify older adults with Parkinson's disease with nearly 90 percent accuracy, and...

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Adult ADHD often causes loss of focus

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Upton: Adult ADHD often causes loss of focus. Most people are familiar with the disorder called ADD (attention-deficit disorder) or ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder).

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Adult ADHD and the Sexless Marriage | Psychology Today

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Couples affected by adult ADHD live this awful scenario all too often. As the marriage breaks down under the stress of unmanaged or undertreated ADHD, a couple's sex life can simply cease completely. This woman's ...
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Adult ADHD: My Toddler-Style Temper Tantrum

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How to manage ADD medications, set up school accommodations for your child, help your marriage to an ADD/ADHD adult parent children with discipline problems, use alternative treatments, succeed at work, and manage ...
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ADHD Adults: Silence Your Inner Critic, Reclaim Your Self-Esteem - ADDitude

ADHD Adults: Silence Your Inner Critic, Reclaim Your Self-Esteem - ADDitude | Adult ADHD in the News | Scoop.it
ADHD Adults: Silence Your Inner Critic, Reclaim Your Self-EsteemADDitudeWe adults with ADHD are good at beating ourselves up. We are more forgiving and understanding of our friends' belly flops than we are of our own.
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What is Executive Function?

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Executive Function is a term used to describe a set of mental processes that helps us connect past experience with present action.
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Boy Fights ADD With Game of Chess

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Boy Fights ADD With Game of Chess - Patrick Johnston, 11 when "Brooklyn Castle" was filmed, learned concentration and perseverance from the game of chess. 

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Adult ADHD: A Little Awareness Goes a Long Way - Huffington Post (blog)

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Adult ADHD: A Little Awareness Goes a Long WayHuffington Post (blog)Difficulty with executive function, which acts as a "brain manager" by moderating all our actions and planning, is often the most prominent feature in adult ADHD.
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Challenges of adult ADHD - American Medical News

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American Medical NewsChallenges of adult ADHDAmerican Medical NewsHe estimates that an average internist has 20 to 80 adults with ADHD.
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7 Common Myths About ADHD - La Verne Community News

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7 Common Myths About ADHDLa Verne Community NewsADHD kids function on a “ready, shoot, aim' process as a result of a delay in executive functioning. Other executive ...
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Increase in Numbers of Adult Women with ADHD | Articles - Detox ...

There's a spike in treatment of this group, who are often undiagnosed in childhood, overshadowed by the boys whose outward signs make early diagnosis easier.
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Treating Adult ADHD | Joshua Israel, M.D.

Pharmacotherapy (medication treatment) remains the best established and most effective treatment for most patients. The medications with the longest established.
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Adult Adhd Rating Scale | Barkley Deficits In Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS For Adults)

Adult Adhd Rating Scale | Barkley Deficits In Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS For Adults) | Adult ADHD in the News | Scoop.it
The Barkley Deficits in Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS) is an empirically based tool for evaluating dimensions of adult executive functioning in daily life.
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