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Snap Judgments: Your First Reaction After Diagnosis

An ADHD diagnosis brings out strong emotions. Parents and adults with attention deficit share how they felt when... Guilty, relieved — torn »

 

"The World Drives Me Crazy" — Women with SPD

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Are Learning Disabilities Holding You Back?

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Inattentive ADHD Children: How to Treat Attention-Related Issues That Appear Like Behavior Problems

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Is watching TV linked to a rise in ADHD, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder?

The Truth About TV & ADHD

Is watching TV linked to a rise in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Here's what you should know... more »

 
The Gender Gap with ADD

ADD Women: Why Girls and Moms Go Undiagnosed

ADHD is not a male disorder. But misconceptions and missed signs mean that ADD women often get misdiagnosed... more »

 
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Learn About ADHD: Focus on Hyperfocus

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