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A Brain Changer for ADHDers? Neurofeedback’s Effect on Brain Waves

A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study showed solid evidence that neurofeedback leads to measurable changes in the brain, which...

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Relationship tips and advice on helping ADHD children play with their siblings.

Time to Switch to a New ADHD Medication?

Throughout adolescence and puberty, your child's brain chemistry (among other things) changes at a dizzying pace. This means... more »

 
Building Focus for ADHD Children Through Fun

Total Score! Video Games That Train the Brain to Focus

Your child won't even realize she's strengthening concentration skills as she focuses on beating these 4 fun, focus-building... more »

 
An adult with ADHD, wondering to herself: "How does CBT work for my symptoms?"

Challenge Your Thoughts, Change Your Life

CBT is backed up by clinical results and research evidence showing that the therapy delivers real-world benefits for... more »

 
Alternative ADHD treatments for children and adults with attention deficit disorder

How Deep Breathing Opens Up the ADHD Brain

Studies suggest that rhythmic, deep breathing can balance the autonomic nervous system, which helps individuals with ADHD become... more »

 
A healthy ADHD diet is low in sugar — so this chocolate cake may not cut it.

The Sugar Wars: How Diet Impacts ADHD Symptoms

Simple changes in diet — like cutting back on sugary snacks — could bring out the sweeter side... more »

 
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Music Therapy: Sound Medicine for ADHD

Parents, take note: music therapy builds better focus, self-control, and social skills in kids with ADHD. Plus, you... Tuned-in treatment »

 
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How Does ADHD Medication Work? Is It Safe? What About Side Effects?

Wondering which ADHD medication to try, whether it's safe given other diagnoses, and how to tell if it's... Well informed, correctly medicated »

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I've been hearing about a new nonstimulant medication called Intuniv. Could it be a good option for my...

When you find the right medicine, you can experience substantial improvements in your ADHD symptoms.

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