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Recent research suggests that characteristic symptoms of ADHD may be part of a natural spectrum. This new view...

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15 Common ADHD Symptoms in Children

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Too Loud, Too Bright, Too Sticky!

Melting down from overload or scrambling for stimulation: many kids with ADHD also suffer from sensory processing disorder... Making sense of the senses »

ADHD Hyperfocus

Under the Spell of Hyperfocus

Ned Hallowell speaks out on the joys of hyperfocus for those of us with ADHD... more »

Finding an ADHD Coach: Six Questions to Ask

What You Need to Know about ADHD Coaching

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Understanding Hyperfocus

Learn About ADHD: Focus on Hyperfocus

The truth about hyperfocus -- a common symptom that explains why many children and adults with ADHD can... more »

Diagnosing ADD in women

Diagnosing ADD in Women

How to recognize the unique signs and symptoms of attention deficit disorder (ADD ADHD) in women... more »

Diagnosis for ADD women is different than ADD men

ADHD in Women and Girls: The Importance of Early ADHD Diagnosis

Women and girls with ADD are not only less frequently diagnosed than their male counterparts. ADHD girls and... ADD/ADHD in women and girls»

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