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Nonverbal learning disorders frequently go unrecognized - or are mistakenly diagnosed as ADD.

Is It ADHD or Nonverbal Learning Disorder?

Parents and doctors frequently confuse ADHD and nonverbal learning disorder. Here’s a guide to figuring out if your... more »

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Are You Sure It's Attention Deficit?

Your child's symptoms may seem to add up to ADHD. But hyperactivity, inattention, and impulsivity could be rooted... How will you know? »

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The Secret Struggle: When ADHD and Eating Disorders Go Hand in Hand

Eating disorders are more likely to affect those with ADHD. Here's what to watch for — and how... more »

Reassembling a Life: Discovering and Diagnosing Adult ADHD

ADHD Diagnosis: Your Step-by-Step Guide

From detecting symptoms of attention deficit to pursuing an ADHD diagnosis and treatment plan, learn about diagnosis for... more »

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Adult ADHD Diagnosis: What to Ask a New Doctor

What you should know about ADHD symptoms and treatment before talking with your doctor about a diagnosis and... more »

What AD/HD Looks Like in Girls

Diagnosing ADHD Girls

Use this checklist to determine whether your daughter shows symptoms of attention deficit disorder (ADHD)... more »

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 »

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