The 3 As: Autism, ADHD and Age

A recent study has found evidence linking the traits found in autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) even in adulthood. This is one of the first studies examining the link between these two disorders in adults, and supports ...

Oct 10

Categories: Adult ADHD, Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit ...

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Can ASPD be treated?

This article explains the nature of Antisocial Personality Disorder (ASPD) and the types of treatment methods used to improve the condition.

Oct 5

Categories: Adult ADHD, Aggression & Violence, Antisocial personality, ...

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The Link between ADHD and Parkinsons’

A new study has found that adults with an ADHD diagnosis and those currently on psychostimulant medication have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s-like disorders.

Sep 17

Categories: Adult ADHD, Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit ...

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How to identify learning disorders early?

According to Dr Maggie Wright from The Wright Psychology and Learning Centre, it is important to identify children who struggle with school work early to improve their prognosis. She mentioned that there are mainly 3 learning disorders present in ...

Aug 8

Categories: Adult ADHD, Learning Difficulties

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Therapy Dogs Effective in Reducing Symptoms of ADHD

Researchers have found therapy dogs to be effective in reducing the symptoms of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children.

Jul 26

Categories: Adult ADHD, Child and/or Adolescent Issues

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ADHD Drugs Do Not Improve Cognition in Healthy Students

Contrary to popular belief across college campuses, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medications may fail to improve cognition in healthy students and can actually impair functioning.

Jul 21

Categories: Adult ADHD

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A less stigmatising view of ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) is like an iceberg. The symptoms of ADHD such as impulsivity, hyper activeness, inability to pay attention, are but the tip of the iceberg.

Jul 14

Categories: Adult ADHD, Mental Health in Asia

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Camping Together Is Good For Families With ADHD

Research has shown that going camping has benefits when it comes to ADHD. The time spent in nature has been shown to help soothe some ADHD symptoms, and the time spent with family helps to strengthen relationships that can be stressed by symptoms.

Jun 19

Categories: Adult ADHD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Is Yoga a potential treatment for ADHD?

Yoga is well known for its calming effects and is a popular way of relieving stress. Its benefits to people with ADHD also extends beyond the yoga session. Some studies have shown that consistent yoga sessions help to alleviate some of the symptoms ...

Jun 16

Categories: Adult ADHD, Meditation

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Do games aid brain development in people with ADHD?

Many people have read that game applications aid brain development and provides brain training for people with ADHD. What does brain training mean?

Jun 13

Categories: Adult ADHD

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Does ADHD co-exist with other mental disorders?

Comorbidities often negatively impact the prognosis of patients with ADHD. This is due to inaccuracy in or delayed diagnosis of the comorbid disorder, as a result of the overlapping symptoms with ADHD.

Jun 6

Categories: Adult ADHD, Mental Health in Asia

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The Toxic Stew of ADHD, Anxiety and Depression

ADHD is a disorder that likes to come with reinforcements, and it is not particular about which reinforcements it chooses. These reinforcements could include anxiety and depression.

Jun 5

Categories: Adult ADHD, Anxiety, Depression

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Attention Deficit Disorders Could Stem from Impaired Brain ...

Research has discovered how two brain regions work together to maintain attention, and how discordance between the regions could lead to attention deficit disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression.

May 14

Categories: Adult ADHD, Schizophrenia

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Adult-onset ADHD may not exist, study suggests

Researchers have recently discovered an adult version of ADHD, recognised by fidgeting, being easily distracted, forgetfulness, and having poor organizational skills. However, it has come to light that more than 80% of those diagnosed are unlikely ...

May 9

Categories: Adult ADHD

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ADHD Symptoms May Be Linked to Poor Driving Skills in Teens

In a recent study, researchers discovered that teens with greater symptoms of inattention made more mistakes in a driving simulator test, while those with symptoms of hyperactivity and conduct disorder were more likely to engage in risky driving ...

Apr 3

Categories: Adult ADHD

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