For parents For adults Education About medication en Español For health care professionals

About ADD/ADHD

ADHD: Keeping Track of Numbers From the CDC

December 13, 2016

ADHD: Keeping Track of Numbers Learn more about attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and discover how CDC’s research helps us all understand how ADHD impacts children and families. What is ADHD? ADHD is one of the most common neurobehavioral disorders of childhood and often lasts into adulthood. More than 1 in 10 children, 4-17 years…

Read the full article →

NIMH’s Definition of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

November 14, 2016

NIMH’s Definition of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder National Institute of Mental Health   Definition Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development. Inattention means a person wanders off task, lacks persistence, has difficulty sustaining focus, and is disorganized; and these problems…

Read the full article →

Where Do YOU Do Your Best Work?

October 25, 2016

Informal Time-Limited Survey: Where Do YOU Do Your Best Work? Often, people with ADD/ADHD find they don’t do their best work in their office/home office. Where do you do your best work: Office Home – Which room? Coffee Shop Library Gym Study Hall Park Other Also, do you work better when alone, or when there is another person…

Read the full article →

Key Findings of The Prevalence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

September 22, 2016

Key Findings of The Prevalence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Its Diagnosis and Treatment in a Community Based Epidemologic Study   CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) funded one of the largest community-based, epidemiologic studies of ADHD in the United States to enhance our understanding of ADHD in children and to make the…

Read the full article →

Are ADHD Expenses Covered by Health Insurance or are They Tax Deductible?

February 1, 2016

Information on health insurance coverage and/or tax deductibles related to ADHD services.

Read the full article →

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?

August 9, 2015

General information from the NIMH on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Read the full article →

What You Need To Know About ADHD

June 9, 2015

General information and links about AD/HD.

Read the full article →

What You Need To Know About ADHD

May 27, 2015

General information about AD/HD.

Read the full article →

Focusing on ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

May 27, 2015

General information on children and ADHD.

Read the full article →

What ADHD Is, And What It Isn’t

April 7, 2015

Find out what ADHD is and isn’t to someone who has it.

Read the full article →