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10 Ways to Help Reduce Hyperactivity in Children With ADHD

ADHD can be a positive trait when managed. Help your children learn to harness the excessive energy and use it to help them accomplish their goals.

By Eileen Bailey

Where to Find Help for ADHD

You or your child has been diagnosed with ADHD. Now what? Eileen Bailey provides a practical guide of where to go for help.

By Eileen Bailey

Signs of Conduct Disorder in Children With ADHD

Some believe that experiencing a series of traumatic events can lead to developing conduct disorder.

By Eileen Bailey

9 Things to Know About Girls With ADHD

Why are so many females with ADHD often misunderstood and misdiagnosed? They often have inattentive type ADHD, which means they have trouble focusing and blocking out distractions but aren’t hyperactive or impulsive.

By Eileen Bailey

5 Ways Video Games Can Help Your Child

Unsure exactly how much time is too much time when it comes to video games and kids? Find out what the latest research reveals.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Fixing January Low Activity Levels After Busy Holidays

When January rolls around, many parents are ready for the daily routine to bring back some semblance of order to their lives. But the transition isn’t always easy.

By Eileen Bailey

10 Newsworthy HealthCentral Posts from 2017 on ADHD

The top 2017 posts covering ADHD treatment, research and lifestyle tips.

By Eileen Bailey

Fidgeting Increases When Brains Are Hard at Work

Researchers believe that fidgeting or movement helps children with ADHD better juggle the items on their working memory table.

By Eileen Bailey

Tips to Find the Perfect Gift for Children with ADHD

Taking into account a child’s strengths, temperament, and activity level will help parents and family find the perfect gift to support the child’s ADHD.

By Eileen Bailey

Things Parents of Children with ADHD Wished You Knew

From deciding on medication, managing behaviors, and living up to expectations, these parents have considered it all. And want you to know.

By Eileen Bailey