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FAQ About ADHD Medications

Everything you need to know about taking an ADHD medication — from dosage and possible risks to timing... more »

 
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7 Rules for Using ADHD Medications Safely

7 ways to maximize the benefits of ADHD medications for you or your child with attention deficit disorder... more »

 
An ADHD diet can help manage symptoms

Why Sugar Is Kryptonite for ADHD Brains

Following an ADHD diet rich in protein and vitamins can help control symptoms of attention deficit. But only... more »

 
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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 »

 
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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 »

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