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What herbal remedies work well for poor concentration or poor attention?

What herbal remedies work well for poor concentration or poor attention?

Herbal remedies: From my experience, omega 3 & st. John's wort work well, as well as many antioxidanta, assuming you are healthy. ...Read more

Dr. Randy Baker
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I am experiencing inattention. The following also describe me: Memory problems and Poor concentration. What should I do?

I am experiencing inattention. The following also describe me: Memory problems and Poor concentration. What should I do?

Possible ADHD: Start with a focused visit with your primary care doctor or neurologist who can start with an assessment for possible ADHD which is based on history and also screen for mood and chemical use disorders, both of which can cause inattention and poor concentration as well. Onset of symptoms is especially important, and if present since childhood, documents from teachers or parent observations help. ...Read more

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I am experiencing inattention and restlessness. The following also describe me: Hyperactivity, Poor concentration, and Impulsive or reckless behav...

I am experiencing inattention and restlessness. The following also describe me: Hyperactivity, Poor concentration, and Impulsive or reckless behav...

Common problem: People perform at their worst when they have insufficient restorative sleep, are poorly nourished, are fighting illness or in a stressful setting. If some of these apply to or could be improved by you you could see how it helps. If not, meet with your doc and share your history and symptoms. Acquiring these patterns as an adult is more worrisome to me than those that have it from childhood. ...Read more

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Exhausted. Iron tested few months ago were back to normal. Good diet. But restless night sleep. More sleep doesn't help. Poor concentration. Reason...

Exhausted. Iron tested few months ago were back to normal. Good diet. But restless night sleep. More sleep doesn't help. Poor concentration. Reason...

Tough to say.: Iron deficiency is not the only cause of fatigue. If treating the iron deficiency did not help the fatigue see your doc to check for other reasons. Eat properly, with plenty of fruits and vegetables. Walk 30 minutes a day no matter what, as no exercise can make fatigue worse! ...Read more

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Is poor concentration normal to find in people suffering from depression?

Is poor concentration normal to find in people suffering from depression?

Poor concentration: Poor concentration is a common symptom of depression. . Problems in concentration and focus can occur in a number of disorders or difficulties, such as adhd, bipolar or other cognitive or emotional disorders or even ordinary stress. A psychologist can provide a diagnostic assessment to help understand the nature of the concentration difficulties and what the underlying causes are. ...Read more

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Can a lack of sleep cause poor concentration?

Can a lack of sleep cause poor concentration?

Sleep deprivation: Definitely people who sleep an average of less than 6 hours per night operate like someone legally drunk and the risk of accidents doubles. ...Read more

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I am experiencing lack of pleasure. The following also describes me: Poor concentration. What should I do?

Get seen: The inability to enjoy the things in life that should give you pleasure is "anhedonia" and is always unhealthy. You owe it to yourself and those around you to talk with someone about insight and/or medication. If abuse by someone close to you, or some superstitious ideas keeping you from healthy fun, are the problem, your physician can help. ...Read more

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Do you get poor concentration for a while after having a baby?

Do you get poor concentration for a while after having a baby?

Possibly: Pregnancy imposes a lot of stress. This causes a heavy consumption of energy and your failure to meet the demands of energy synthesis. The first organ to "feel" this is the brain. It is probably a reflection of diet. See my blog "oxygen, the spark of life" thatg you can google. ...Read more

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Poor concentration accompanying a diagnosis of depression what can been done to help it?

Poor concentration accompanying a diagnosis of depression what can been done to help it?

Practice: Poor concentration often accompanies depressive conditions. Eliminating your depression should restore your concentration to normal. In the mean time, following your treatment plan--participating in activities to relieve depression--should help as well. Be sure to make a concerted effort to concentrate when good concentration is needed. Try to focus outside yourself on the targeted content. ...Read more

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What foods or supplements can I take to help me with anxiety, depression, and poor concentration?

What foods or supplements can I take to help me with anxiety, depression, and poor concentration?

Psychiatry & beyond: Medical and psychiatric evaluation is essential for your complaints, along with treatment recommendations which might include medications and/or psychotherapy. Beyond this, however, you can also make helpful changes in your lifestyle. Eliminating caffeine may help anxiety; eliminating processed foods in favor of healthy whole ones will help overall. Also practices like meditation, yoga, etc. ...Read more

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Ever since my doctor stopped my clozapine, I have had poor concentration and memory, and almost no emotion. I feel very unreal. Is this related?

Ever since my doctor stopped my clozapine, I have had poor concentration and memory, and almost no emotion. I feel very unreal. Is this related?

Hopefully Clozaril (clozapine): What's tapered slowly. I have seen this type of reaction in two patients who I took off Clozaril (clozapine) also had anxiety disorders. I temporarily reinstated the Clozaril (clozapine) and tapered it more slowly. That seemed to help. It would be helpful for me to know what if anything your Clozaril (clozapine) was replaced with. If you want to resubmit the question with your primary diagnosis, what the Clozaril (clozapine) was replaced with and any other information that might be helpful i'd be happy to answer the question again. Best wishes jason. ...Read more

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What can I take to get rid of brain fog and poor concentration?

What can I take to get rid of brain fog and poor concentration?

See your doctor to: Rule out medical conditions first before taking anything is the rule of thumb. Hope you find out what's going on with you and feel better soon! ...Read more

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What is it? I have apathy. The following also describes me: Poor concentration

What is it? I have apathy. The following also describes me: Poor concentration

Possible depression: It could be early signs of depression, it could be anxiety or it could be that you're having too much on your plate. Apathy, lack of energy and poor concentration are generally tied to depression. Depression can happen from weather changes, lack of sleep, lack of exercise etc. ...Read more

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I am experiencing poor concentration. And ADHD M?

I am experiencing poor concentration. And ADHD M?

ADHD: Only you and your family and your Dr can Dx ADHD. So discuss with them. Poor concentration alone is not enough. ...Read more

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Unable to focus on the task of driving and being easily distracted ...Read more


Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Inattention (Definition)

An inability to focus effectively in order to perform ...Read more