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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Also called: ADHD, Attention Deficit Disorder, ADD

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When someone has ADHD it can take several weeks, and sometimes even months, for a physician to determine the correct type (class) of medication, dose...
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Children with AD/HD have been found to have problems with going to sleep, staying asleep, and waking up in the morning. In addition, they may...
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Seventy percent of teens diagnosed when they are younger continue to have symptoms of their ADHD that affect their functioning as adolescents. Once...
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No. There are no dangerous interactions between birth control pills and Strattera. The medications may be taken together safely. Always tell your...
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The evaluation of a child suspected of having ADHD involves various disciplines to provide comprehensive medical, developmental, educational, and...
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In 2001, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), in their Clinical Practice Guideline, suggested that when treating target ADHD symptoms...
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ADHD has assumed many aliases over time from hyperkinesis (the Latin derivative for superactive) to hyperactivity in the early 1970s. In the 1980s...
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While the recognition and understanding of ADHD has advanced greatly, it is still frequently under-recognized by most laypeople and many physicians...
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Neuroimaging research has shown that the brains of children with ADHD differ fairly consistently from those of children without the disorder in that...
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Psychostimulant medications, including methylphenidate (Ritalin, Metadate, and Concerta), amphetamine (Dexedrine, Vyvanse, and Adderall), and...
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CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) therapies are considered and/or tried in over half of patients with ADHD. Many times, these modalities...
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Children with ADHD may require adjustments in the structure of their educational experience, including tutorial assistance and the use of a resource...
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The cause of ADHD has not been fully defined. One theory springs from observations in functional brain imagining studies between those with and...
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Research has shown that ADHD does seem to cluster in families. Several investigations have demonstrated that children who have ADHD usually have at...
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