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The Bright Side of ADHD

I subsituted in Kindergarten today. I love Kindergarteners–they are bright, inquisitive, and they love their teacher and school. One little boy caught my attention. To most teachers, it would be a negative thing. 393 more words

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Small Town World, Small Town Boy

Have you ever sat and stared at your child and wondered what really goes on in their mind?  I find myself doing that constantly.  I like to think I know the jist of what Riley thinks or feels.  509 more words

Pass the brain drano...please

I need brain Drano..I don’t know if there is such a thing but if there is I am going need to get some ASAP. Price is no object. 568 more words

Humour

Vaccinations and autism

I was reading some conspiracy article about how apparently the government has been covering up the fact that vaccinations cause autism and all that jazz. They essentially say the increase of children diagnosed is all the proof they need. 175 more words

Attention Deficit Disorder: My Diagnosis

I was diagnosed officially with Inattentive Attention Deficit Disorder in October 2012. I was 14 years old and 4 months and had just started my GCSEs. 2,763 more words

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A global surge in ADHD diagnosis has more to do with marketing than medicine

Sorry, guys…I’ve been busy working and on a couple of other projects.  I’ll be back in person tomorrow, with luck.

In the meantime:

Many websites promoting ADHD drugs offer checklists with questions like these: 66 more words

Health

DHH to Address High Rates of ADHD Diagnosis and Treatment in Louisiana Children

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) will host a free symposium on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Louisiana on Dec. 9, 2014. 14 more words

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