ADHD

Can Environmental Factors Cause ADHD?
Can Environmental Factors Cause ADHD?

Some environmental factors such as toxins, food additives, and lead paint, can lead to ADHD. >>

Testing Your Teen for ADHD
Testing Your Teen for ADHD

How to test for ADHD in teenagers. >>

Artificial Food Coloring and ADHD
Artificial Food Coloring and ADHD

Should foods with dyes have warning labels? Parents concerned about ADHD think so. Here's a brief… >>

ADHD and iPads: 5 Apps to Make Life Easier
ADHD and iPads: 5 Apps to Make Life Easier

5 iPad apps to help you with ADHD and to stay more organized. >>

Vanderbilt Diagnostic Scale for ADHD
Vanderbilt Diagnostic Scale for ADHD

Learn how to use the Vanderbilt Diagnostic Scale to test your child for ADHD. >>

Copeland Checklist for ADHD
Copeland Checklist for ADHD

The Copeland Checklist for ADHD is used to determine is an adult has ADHD. >>

Do Pesticides Cause ADHD?
Do Pesticides Cause ADHD?

While there's no known cause for ADHD, a link seems to exist between symptoms and pesticides. Learn… >>

ADHD vs. Anxiety
ADHD vs. Anxiety

Do you have ADHD or anxiety disorder? >>

ADHD and Inattention
ADHD and Inattention

What does inattentiveness look like in a child? When should it concern parents and when is it… >>

ADHD and Music Therapy
ADHD and Music Therapy

Music therapy can complement traditional treatments for ADHD. Learn more and see why it's worth… >>

Could Your Hyperactive Child Have ADHD?
Could Your Hyperactive Child Have ADHD?

Are you losing your patience with your hyperactive child and concerned about ADHD? Before jumping… >>

Stimulants and ADHD
Stimulants and ADHD

A one-size-fits-all treatment approach does not apply for all children with ADHD. Here's what… >>

ADHD and Impulsivity: Understanding and Assisting Impulse Control Issues
ADHD and Impulsivity: Understanding and Assisting Impulse Control Issues

What does it mean to be impulsive? When should a child's impulsivity concern parents? Learn more… >>

Tests for ADHD: How Is It Diagnosed?
Tests for ADHD: How Is It Diagnosed?

While no single tests determines ADHD, there are things specialists and pediatricians look for when… >>

ADHD at Home: 5 Tips for Helping Kids Stay Organized
ADHD at Home: 5 Tips for Helping Kids Stay Organized

Being a parent isn't supposed to be easy. It's even harder when ADHD is a problem. These tips from… >>

ADHD and Sugar: Information for Parents
ADHD and Sugar: Information for Parents

Is it true that sugar causes or contributes to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)?… >>

Medications for ADHD
Medications for ADHD

Information from the National Institute of Mental Health regarding medications currently used to… >>

Is ADHD Hereditary?
Is ADHD Hereditary?

Genes are the "blueprints" for who we are. Could they also be the determinant for developing ADHD? >>

Caffeine and ADHD
Caffeine and ADHD

A look at the pros and cons of using caffeine to help manage the symptoms of attention deficit… >>

Diagnosing ADHD in Children and Adults
Diagnosing ADHD in Children and Adults

How is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnosed? Are symptoms different in adults?… >>