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Can ADHD cause that someone become slow in thinking (without medication) ? Or OCD can cause that ?I mean being slow during the exams for example. ?

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Dr. Asim Rana
Psychiatry
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In brief: Add

If you have untreated add you can have difficulty concentrating and slowness of thinking and problem with focus and you might wanna consider an evaluation and proper treatment by a professional.

In brief: Add

If you have untreated add you can have difficulty concentrating and slowness of thinking and problem with focus and you might wanna consider an evaluation and proper treatment by a professional.
Dr. Asim Rana
Dr. Asim Rana
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Dr. Mary Weatherford
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Exam Anxiety?

Sometimes exam anxiety can block/impede memory retrieval.
Diaphragmatic breathing exercises, available on the web, can help the anxiety if practiced regularly.

In brief: Exam Anxiety?

Sometimes exam anxiety can block/impede memory retrieval.
Diaphragmatic breathing exercises, available on the web, can help the anxiety if practiced regularly.
Dr. Mary Weatherford
Dr. Mary Weatherford
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