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Adult ADHD: Impact on Chronic Conditions and Adherence to Medical Recommendations

#mentalhealth #medicaldoctor #ADHD————— Public Policy Groundbreaking research estimates life expectancy of adults with ADHD is reduced by 8.4 years, often the result of poorly managed co-occurring medical conditions, including obesity,…

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Talking to Your Child’s Doctor About ADHD Treatment | – ADHD Expert Webinar Series

Your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, now what? Once your child has a formal diagnosis, the doctor will give you information about the condition and recommend a course of…

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Ask the Expert – Parenting a Defiant Child: Won’t? Or Can’t?

When a child with ADHD refuses to follow through on a reasonable request, it isn’t always because they are defying your authority or being manipulative. Sometimes it’s because they are…

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What You Need to Know About Substance Use, Misuse, Abuse, and Diversion and ADHD

What You Need to Know About Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and ADHD Objectives: • Describe the reason why people with ADHD have an increased risk for SUD• Understand the risk…

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ADHD + Puberty: How Symptoms Change for Boys and Girls

Learn more about ADHD puberty for boys and girls: / In one way or another, hormonal changes directly impact most adolescents’ ADHD symptoms. But the shift can look different for males…

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ADHD Medication and College Students: Prevent Misuse, Abuse, and Diversion

Although prescription stimulants are often highly effective in reducing ADHD symptoms in children, adolescents, and adults, problems of non-medical misuse and abuse of prescription stimulants among adolescents, college students, and…