Are ADHD Medications Safe? A Video Response…

Medication to treat ADHD, namely stimulant medication, has for a long time been subject to a huge amount of scrutiny. There are many fears and misunderstandings surrounding ADHD medication, and the question “are ADHD medications safe?” is an extremely common one.

In response to this question, our friends over at TotallyADD.com posted the video below. Check it out!

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Testing for ADHD: Is it Anxiety or ADHD?

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When testing for ADHD, it’s important to consider the role of anxiety in an individual’s life. Along with symptoms of depression, symptoms of anxiety are extremely common when focusing difficulties are in the picture.

What can vary, however, is the source of the anxiety. Is it ADHD that’s causing secondary symptoms of anxiety? Is it anxiety that’s causing focusing difficulties? Is it a fun combination of both?

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Alternative treatment for ADHD: The role of exercise

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At this point, a growing number of studies are showing preliminary support for the benefit of exercise on behavioral and cognitive functioning with individuals with ADHD, particularly children. However, because the research right now continues to be somewhat limited, we’re not...

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Watch Lisa Ling get Tested and Diagnosed with ADHD

Lisa Ling, an American journalist best known for her role as the host of “Our America with Lisa Ling” on OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), recently decided to pursue an ADHD assessment after covering a segment on ADHD for her show.

As a prominent public figure, Lisa used her influence to show the world a glimpse of what it’s like to go through an assessment, and ultimately get a diagnosis as an adult...

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