ADHD study reveals unique genetic differences in African American patients — ScienceDaily

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Researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have shown there may be key genetic differences in the causes of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) between African Americans and people of European ancestry, which may play an important part in how...

Even before being diagnosed, these babies’ health care utilization patterns are distinctive — ScienceDaily

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Children who are later diagnosed with autism and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder visit doctors and hospitals more often in their first year of life than non-affected children, suggesting a potential new way to identify the conditions early. The findings from...

Instant Pot : Best ADHD Tool of 2019

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As somebody with ADHD I can sometimes make purchases of things which at the time seem like a great idea but later I realize are not. I used to make purchases impulsively or ones related...

Just Like You. Explain Adult ADHD

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Part of #ExplainAdultADHD.  A campaign to reduce the ignorance, misinformation, and stigma against adults with ADHD. Just Like You “I think something we ADHDers struggle with but, don’t talk about much is our sense of inferiority. It’s true, we feel, somehow, like...

More Families Consider the Homeschooling Option

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Growing Interest in HomeschoolingAs the pandemic continues, more parents are considering homeschooling as an option for their children. According to the National Home Educators Research Institute, in 2019 there were 2.5 million homeschool students in grades K-12 in the...

In ADHD Survey, Overwhelm Wins Again

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What the results really say about ADHD roadblocks Every few years, I survey my adult ADD / ADHD readers to ask them what their biggest challenges are in getting started.  I find it very interesting to see how the results...

Bipolar Disorder and ADHD – A Dangerous Combination

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A recent research study found that children diagnosed with ADHD had a 10-fold increase in the later onset of bipolar disorder compared with children without ADHD. This is especially concerning because while bipolar disorder has long been known to...

Zoom with ADHD – virtual meetings from home

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How to stay professional on screen at homeIf you read my earlier blog post about Zoom with ADHD, you know how Zoom has allowed us to go from in-person meetings to entirely virtual workplaces.But what I didn’t mention was...

Personal and financial costs of ADHD — ScienceDaily

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Researchers have revealed the key factors that can improve outcomes in children with ADHD, a disorder that costs Australia US$13 billion a year in social and economic losses. Research, led by the Murdoch Children's Research Institute (MCRI) and published in...

Hypothyroidism in pregnant mothers linked to ADHD in their children — ScienceDaily

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Low levels of key, body-regulating chemicals in mothers during the first three months of pregnancy may interfere with the baby's brain development, a large American study shows. These chemicals, or hormones, are produced in the thyroid gland in the neck...

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