Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a brain disorder characterised by three patterns of behavior; inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. Although it is common to meet these behaviors in young children, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder amplifies them. As a result, children or young adults suffering from it may experience social and integrational difficulties in school, university or job.

Does your partner always see “trouble”? No matter what, husband says, but what about _________? And if he doesn’t want to do something and he knows I want him to, he’ll say, would you ask me to do that if my leg was broken (or some other calamity)? I finally started answering, when your leg breaks,...

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One of the first behaviors I noticed that was odd about the woman I eventually married was that, when she would talk about going somewhere and tell me how long it’d take to get there, she‘d exaggerate the time required. If she didn’t want to go she’d double the time. If she did want to go she’d cut...

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Working and Learning from Home with ADHDThe world has shifted beneath our feet. Schools and offices have shuttered indefinitely. Sports are canceled. …

Professor Natan Gadoth at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel has written a review on the subject with a focus on the …

Not available April 9? Don’t worry. Register now and we’ll send you the replay link to watch at your convenience.ADHD affects the basics of a healthy …

For as long as I can remember, there has been something off about the way I do things.I don’t mean this in a self-deprecating way. It’s always been …

A man struggling to keep active during UK lockdown ran a marathon in his back garden.Carl Thomas, of Marple, has Attention deficit hyperactivity …

Anyone else find life events kick the ADHD symptoms up a notch? Major arguments happened around our engagement, marriage, birth of every child, buying house and recently changing job. I'm so over all of this and there is never any acknowledgement at the end of it. Sorry I was so awful to you and you...

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My partner took his first 10 mg Ritalin tablet earlier today. (Previously un-medicated). He’s spent the last 2 hours cleaning his office! Can it really work this quickly?

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Can someone tell me if this is an ADHD thing or a him thing. I’ve looked and I can’t find anything about it, maybe is is something but not one of those things worth noting in the traits list. Falling asleep without knowing it (not like narcolepsy) but for example, we’ll be up talking (texting) and t...

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Curious if you have gone through a major break up or breakdown with your ADHD partner, and then put things back together? What type of honeymoon? Have you experienced, if any?

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My husband has ADHD. We always knew he had something "off" about him and he recently as been prescribed Ritalin. He's worried about the side effects, and just the idea of having to take another medication, but hoping it helps him. He is unable to multi-task and always feels the need to be...

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Vibe!! Joyner Lucas dropped his new album, ADHD a few days ago, and a visual for his latest song, from the album, “Will” It’s an ode to Will Smith. …

My son is 20 and went off his medicines in 8th grade. They gave him headaches and he didn't want them anymore. He still doesn't want medicines or therapy. He suffers from the mood swings and everything else that comes along with ADHD. He started college and just got an internship with my brother as...

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Deciding when and how much to trust other people can be a tricky balance because you generally won’t know for sure whether you’ve assessed the …

Is selfishness an ADHD trait or can that be separated from the condition? My boyfriend doesn’t think of others first, maybe it’s a guy thing that’s what I’m trying figure out. How much ADHD can I put to the things I’m frustrated at, and if it is part of it, how do I deal with it? All advice/stories...

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I'm looking for a book recommendation for my undiagnosed partner please. He's not in denial, but has not been for assessment, so is looking for a book as a starting point. Thanks!

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A founder of a Hertfordshire-based ADHD and Autism charity – ADD-vance – has retired during Autism Awareness Week.Debbie Wood took over from Anne …

Dr. Erlanger "Earl" Turner, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist, psychology professor, and nationally recognized mental health expert. He has been seen …

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