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What is a natural way to calm down ADHD in a teenager?

What is a natural way to calm down ADHD in a teenager?

Natural Remedies: Research shows benefit of aerobic exercise, diet (Earl Mindell's Vitamin Bible), and mental conditioning. You can train your brain to increase your ability to concentrate. Focus on pre-frontal cortex and consider exercises that work attention, mental flexibility, concentration, and impulse control. Brain Training sites: FitBrains, MemoryImprovementTips, BrainCurls, Lumosity, Cognifit, BrainHQ ...Read more

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd) (Definition)

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a bio-psycho-social disorder characterized by inattentiveness, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. ADHD typically interferes with daily functioning or mental and social development. It is usually present in childhood, continuing into adulthood, and is genetically transmitted. ...Read more


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Is it possible that ADHD become clearer in a teenager?

Is it possible that ADHD become clearer in a teenager?

Doubt it: Most kids with disorders of focus and activity level are apparent by age 4-6 with a few able to hide the issues to the 4th grade when the productivity requirement of school will flush them out. Teens who have new trouble dealing with studies are more likely to be unrested or have subtile learning deficits.I view any quest by parents or kids for that magic pill at this age with suspicion. ...Read more

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Is it possible to develop ADHD as a teenager even if you didn't have any problems beforehand?

Is it possible to develop ADHD as a teenager even if you didn't have any problems beforehand?

Possible: If you did not have symptoms of ADHD as a young child, the only way to acquire it is by having a brain injury or brain infection. There are many conditions that can mimic ADHD. Start with an evaluation by your primary care doctor, and if necessary have a neuropsychological evaluation. ...Read more

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What are some good online tests for add/adhd?

What are some good online tests for add/adhd?

None: Adhd is a clinical diagnosis. There is no test for this disorder, not online, not in the doctor's office. ...Read more

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I think I have adult adhd, what's the best online test?

I think I have adult adhd, what's the best online test?

No Single Test 4 Dx: Many people don't realize that there's no specific test that confirms diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (w/ or w/out hyperactivity). Important 2 rule out difficulties associated w/same symptoms of adhd, incl. Medical conditions, depression, anxiety, etc. Adhd can also be diagnosed in conjunction w/other conditions. 4 mayo clinic on adult adhd see http://mayocl.In/o69pd0. ...Read more

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Are there any official online tests for ADHD from gov or pediatrics websites?

Are there any official online tests for ADHD from gov or pediatrics websites?

No.... But: There are no official online tests from the government or aap recognized websites for the diagnosis of adhd. It's diagnosed predominately from careful history taking and in-office observation. However, there are questionnaires available online that can assist your doctor in making the diagnosis. One of the more widely used is the nichq vanderbilt which has parent and teacher versions. ...Read more

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I did a test to see if I am ADHD online. The test was positive. I suffer from anxiety and have alearning disability.

I did a test to see if I am  ADHD online. The test was positive. I suffer from anxiety and have alearning disability.

On-line tests = junk: Don't believe a test you took on line. You need to be evaluated by a licensed psychologist or physician for such a diagnosis. I also noticed that you are 48 years old. If you didn't have a history of ADHD as a child it is unlikely that you have one now. I hope that helps clear things up. :) ...Read more

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