Kids Born in August More Likely to Have ADHD Diagnosis

Kids Born in August More Likely to Have ADHD Diagnosis_

A new large-scale nationwide analysis has shown that kids born in August are at a higher rate of attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) compared with their peers born weeks later in September. This finding strengthens concerns that this common neurodevelopment disorder may be over-diagnosed.   Most kids in the U.S. join kindergarten at the age of […]

Bipolar Disorder or ADHD: Learn the Symptoms and How to tell the Difference

Bipolar Disorder or ADHD Learn the Symptoms and How to tell the Difference

Bipolar disorder and ADHD “attention deficit hyperactivity disorder” are some mental problems affecting many people around the world. They have overlapping symptoms which make it difficult to differentiate between the two conditions unless with the help of a doctor. If left untreated, bipolar disorder can become worse over time. It is therefore important to seek […]

Important tips for dealing with ADHD as an adult

If you suffer from ADHD as an adult you are probably inclined to think that you have no chance of being productive, ever. That’s not the truth, as ADHD patients can do certain things to make sure that they can adjust to their condition and be productive in their own way. When it comes to […]

5 Things to Do to Help Your Partner with Social Anxiety!

5 Things to Do to Help Your Partner with Social Anxiety! Attending social events with a socially awkward partner may leave you feeling anxious, embarrassed or frustrated. You can help your partner overcome their awkwardness, whether they are shy or have a disorder that affects communication, by talking to your partner and working on the […]

7 Natural Treatments for ADHD

Natural Treatments for ADHD By Divya Shree Edited by Stephanie Dawson Reviewed by Nima Shei MD ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. As per statistics, around 11 million prescriptions of Ritalin, a common drug used to treat ADHD, are given every year. Between 2003 and 2007 the documented cases of ADHD have gone up […]

ADHD Natural Supplements

ADHD Natural Supplements By PositiveMed-Team Edited By Stephanie Dawson Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is a behavioral disorder that affects the ability to focus accompanied by over-activity or hyperactivity, ADD is a version without the hyperactivity. Some people claim that ADHD is a fictional condition of normal behavior of curiosity in children, aimed to […]

8 Treatment Options For ADHD

(Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is characterized by significant difficulties with either inattention, hyperactivity and impulsiveness, or a combination of the two. There is no known cure for ADHD, although there are a number of natural options that can help those with the condition to effectively manage their symptoms. 1. Create a Routine: Children with ADHD […]

What is ADHD?

What is ADHD? ADHD, or Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a chronic condition that affects millions of children, and can continue into adulthood if improperly treated. It includes a combination of problems, such as difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behavior. What is ADHD?If you know anyone that may have this condition, share this post and look for […]

A Child’s Birth Date And His Learning Performance

A new study published in The Journal of Pediatrics shows that your child’s birth date might influence his/her performance in school. The children who are younger in a class perform worse on tests than their older classmates.In addition, younger students are significantly more diagnosed as Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) children and are often prescribed […]

The Good Grade Pill

Some high school and college students are abusing prescription drugs to help them focus on their courses and get good grades. But there’s a huge problem there. Check out this infographic to learn more about this important issue.   From: