Which Celebrities Have Been Diagnosed With ADHD?

Once people realize that being diagnosed with ADHD is not a life sentence condemning you to problems and social stigmatizing, it can make an important difference to how you survive and thrive despite the diagnosis. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder occurs in nearly ten per cent of all children at primary school-going age, and persists into teenage years and on through adulthood …

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?

What is the purpose of a colored ribbon today? Organizations and communal groups generally use ribbons as a visible symbol. They can promote general awareness of a disease or allow people to signify that they are aware of, or perhaps have been personally affected by, that condition. By displaying colored ribbons around college campuses, neighborhoods, and in public places where …

October is ADHD Awareness Month

What and When is ADHD Awareness Month?

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 Disorder) , three organizations serving people with ADHD. Some History behind ADHD Awareness Month ADHD Awareness month started in 2004, when the US Senate passed a resolution designating …