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I have adhd. What can I do?

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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Learn

We all have strengths and weaknesses.
In some scenarios, adhd is a strength. When properly organized, can multitask better than others, put things together mechanically better, see the 'big picture' better. Making the best of your strengths and working around your weaknesses will help your successful career. www.additudemag.com is a great resource.

In brief: Learn

We all have strengths and weaknesses.
In some scenarios, adhd is a strength. When properly organized, can multitask better than others, put things together mechanically better, see the 'big picture' better. Making the best of your strengths and working around your weaknesses will help your successful career. www.additudemag.com is a great resource.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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Dr. Aaron Ament
MEDICATION WILL MAKE IT EASIER AT THE CORRECT DOSE.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Talk w/doctor

You can talk with your doctor about this, and get a referral to a psychiatrist who treats adhd frequently.
There are many medications that can help with your focus and concentration. Also there are behavioral things you can do. Here's a great website with lots of information for you to explore: http://www.Nimh.Nih.Gov/health/topics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd/index.Shtml.

In brief: Talk w/doctor

You can talk with your doctor about this, and get a referral to a psychiatrist who treats adhd frequently.
There are many medications that can help with your focus and concentration. Also there are behavioral things you can do. Here's a great website with lots of information for you to explore: http://www.Nimh.Nih.Gov/health/topics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd/index.Shtml.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
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