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Association among childhood ADHD, sex and obesity -- ScienceDaily

The incidence of childhood and adult obesity has increased significantly over the past three decades. New research shows that there is an association between obesity development during adulthood and childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 9 more words



Irony is having a blog about ADHD, but not being able to update it because you have ADHD.

I recently started a new stimulant medication. The non-stimulant I tried previously made me feel… insane. 147 more words


The Giving that Keeps Others Living

Imagine yourself in a multiplex movie theater. Curiously, no walls separate the half-dozen theaters that form the multiplex. Miraculously, you are watching six different screens all at once, thoroughly understanding and enjoying every scene, word, character. 846 more words

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

A Thorn for His Greatness

I have a thorn in my side
Is it something to hide?
The world says “That’s right!”
Or even “Get out of my sight!”

St. Paul even prayed… 970 more words

Teen suicide: ADHD medication as prevention -- ScienceDaily

Black-box warnings about the dangers of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medications are confusing and could have serious consequences for the risk of youth suicide, according to researchers. 8 more words


The US Food and Drug Administration approved Adzenys-ODT at the end of last week. It is the first new medication of its kind for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). 99 more words


Sadness, Depression, and Other Emotions

Some good news came from the medical community recently. New recommendations have been made regarding screening adults for depression. Why is this good news for moms raising kids with mental illness (MI)? 996 more words

Thinking And Emotions