What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder meaning and ADHD symptoms

What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder meaning and ADHD symptoms

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is a term often used to describe people who have difficulty concentrating on tasks to the point that it impairs their overall functioning. ADHD is often misdiagnosed by people and parents without officially consulting with a mental health professional. There are no known causes of ADHD and there are no…

ADD/ADHD | What Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?

ADD/ADHD | What Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?

[ADHD Explained: A 28-Minute Primer] [Understood for learning & attention issues] What we know as ADHD, [Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D. — Associate Director,] [Yale Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders] attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder—or some people still call it “ADD,” attention-deficit disorder— has been recognized by some doctors since way back in 1902. But from 1902…

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Difficulty paying attention, nonstop talking and having trouble staying still are all indicators of ADHD, so what is ADHD. ADHD stands for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and it’s a common mental disorder that most commonly starts during childhood and can continue into teenage years and adulthood. With ADHD there are major problems with executive functions…

Is ADHD An Advantage?

Is ADHD An Advantage?

Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder or ADHD is the most commonly diagnosed psychiatric disorder among children and teenagers. But what’s going on inside the brain and body of these individuals and could it actually be an advantage? While some environmental factors such as maternal drinking and smoking during pregnancy may play a role in brain development,…