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Eileen Bailey

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5 Mistakes Adults with ADHD Make at Work

The workplace can be a difficult place for adults with ADHD. Lack of focus, procrastination, lateness and disorganization are common signs of ADHD in adults and all create problems on a day to day basis at work. According to a study completed in 2003, adults with ADHD were much more apt to have problems than their non-ADHD counterparts. The study... Read moreChevron
posted 04/14/2014, comments (0)|
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Marijuana and ADHD

Should marijuana be used to treat ADHD? The answer is, it depends on who you ask. Some doctors believe it is helpful and in states where medical marijuana is legal, some doctors are prescribing it, even to teenagers. Others believe that it shouldn’t be used given that people with ADHD are at a higher risk of developing dependencies. Right... Read moreChevron
posted 04/07/2014, comments (0)|
notthesameshannon

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early' 40's trying to live successfully with recently diagnosed ADD and work on a struggling marriage.

Trying to repair a marriage and finding out I have ADD? Could explain A LOT!!

My husband has lost his patience with me and my interrupting him....He thinks and feels it is disrespectful and I am changing the topics or interrupting because I don't feel he is important to me.  In actuality this just isn't the truth!  I do not feel he is less important than me, or anyone else for that matter!  How can he ever... Read moreChevron
Eileen Bailey

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New Book: “ADHD Does Not Exist”

Are you easily distracted? Impulsive? Hyperactive? Do you have problems focusing or paying attention for extended times? If so, you might believe you have ADHD. Or, you might have been diagnosed with ADHD. According to a new book, ADHD Does Not Exist: The Truth About Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, by Richard Saul, if you have been... Read moreChevron
posted 03/31/2014, comments (0)|
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Tougher Academic Standards May Contribute to Increase in ADHD Diagnosis

As the number of ADHD diagnoses increases, the question of why continues to surface. The critics, those who don’t believe that ADHD is a legitimate condition or those who believe it is used as an excuse for poor behavior, believe the increase is because of laziness or a way for “big pharma” to make more money. The rest of us,... Read moreChevron
posted 03/24/2014, comments (0)|

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