Explaining ADHD to Your Child

Explaining ADHD to your Child I’m not going to lie – explaining ADHD to your child can be scary. Maybe even terrifying. Which probably explains why I kept pushing off “the talk”. But it had to happen eventually. And I am so happy it did. Because, just like with many other parenting (and life) moments, the right approach was keeping …

Is Vayarin for ADD or ADHD? Are They the Same Thing?

Are ADD and ADHD the same thing? Technically speaking, ADD and ADHD are not the same. ADD stands for Attention Deficit Disorder. ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. So, in essence, this means that ADHD includes symptoms of hyperactivity, in addition to the other symptoms included in ADD. Here’s the catch: ADD is an outdated term and is not …