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Too Early To Think, Oh Yeah And Autism

It’s 6:30 am. I’ve been up for an hour because I had to use the bathroom and my mind started racing immediately…

This is a pretty normal deal, often once u am up I am up, or on the opposite end, there is no getting me up lol… 157 more words


Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects approximately 7.2% of children and 3.4% of adults. There are three different types of ADHD: primarily inattentive, hyperactive/impulsive, and combined type. 549 more words

ADHD - Teaching Problem Solving Skills

There are many types of treatments for ADHD that are available today; whether it is pharmaceutical medication, natural supplements, cognitive therapy, behavioral therapy, psychotherapy, nutrition, exercise, etc. 1,013 more words


How Important is a Medical Check-up

Most of us do not feel the need to pay our physicians a regular visit. Even if we have conditions like diabetes or cardiovascular diseases, we always postpone our medical check-ups especially if we are feeling just fine. 399 more words

Medical Transportation


Welcome to the Muck. The muck is my mind. My mind is a never ending carnival ride- a.k.a. “The Zipper”. A terrifying ride, “the zipper”. Out and out unpredictable, spinning and rocking and clinging for dear life in your little metal cage…you know it’ll eventually end, so you wait in line FOREVER, just to piss your pants in fear. 56 more words

Julie K Garrard

ADHD and Restlessness

Restlessness is a symptom some with ADHD may experience. In particular, it can develop as a facet of hyperactivity, or as a part of anxiety – which is a common comorbid condition in those with ADHD. 771 more words


Spoiled Rotten? Grandparents & Your Parenting Plan

In many families grandparents are essential members of the childcare team. The relationship that a child has with their grandparent is undeniably unique and special, but when a grandchild has ADHD a grandparent’s childcare role can be complicated. 647 more words