How Can I Control My ADHD Without Medication?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a condition that may start to be noticed in children from around six years of age, and persists through to adulthood in the majority of those afflicted, although the symptoms and effects of the disorder do change.  There is no scientifically accepted cure for ADHD. The three most widely used treatments are prescribed medications, …

Treating ADHD with Combination Therapy

Many decades and several billions of dollars have been spent on research into the best possible way to treat children, teenagers and adults that suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). There is a growing acceptance that trying to find a single “magic bullet” that will be effective for all people with the disorder throughout their lives may be a …

Family holds an orange ribbon for ADHD awareness

What is the ADHD Awareness Color?

Lovers of historical movies and TV shows, especially those telling stories about European royalty, are probably aware of the significance of colored ribbons. During the Middle Ages in Europe, colored ribbons could be given to knights only by the king as tokens of their sworn allegiance to the royal house. A specific ribbon represented each royal house. Later on, the …

October is ADHD Awareness Month

What and When is ADHD Awareness Month?

Annual ADHD Awareness Month kicks off on October 1 and runs all month – offering community resources, educational opportunities and unique ways to participate and share your story. This year’s theme is “Common Questions, Reliable Answers” and the 2021 event is sponsored by ADDA (Attention Deficit Disorder Association), ACO (ADHD Coaches Organization) and CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity …