Aspects of the study included assessing the impact of ADHD
on the mental health of both children and parents, as well as examining social, academic, and family functioning, and overall quality of life.
The introductory chapter presents the history of ADHD
and the tremendous financial and emotional costs associated with this medical condition.
is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by a persistent pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity and impulsivity that interferes with daily functioning and life's achievements.
The focus of this review is to determine if stimulant medication used to treat the symptoms of ADHD
in children increases the risk of dental caries by virtue of its effect on the reduction of salivary flow.
Twenty percent of patients with ADHD
met criteria for substance abuse or dependence, compared with 12.
along with prominent experts in the fields of ADHD
research and the lived experience.
Thus, because girls are less likely to disrupt class-the kind of behavior that often brings boys with the condition to medical professionals' attention-girls are less likely to get diagnosed with ADHD
A lot of people are struggling with the threshold for [diagnosing] ADHD
The risk for ADHD
is increased two- to eight-fold in parents of children with ADHD
and siblings of children with ADHD
is a life span disorder and there has to be evidence of ADHD
symptoms in childhood to make a diagnosis.
With its small introductory page on what ADHD
is, but its focus on the positive, All Dogs have ADHD
would be a terrific way to discuss this frustrating condition.
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