A.D.H.D / A.D.D

Tyler Foster, Messiah Modlin , Neala crockwell

A.D.H.D

The causes of ADHD are unknown and theories about them are controversial. Alternatives to ADHD drugs include education and therapy, special diets, and biofeedback; however effectiveness of these treatments remains unproved.
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A.D.D

Children with ADHD have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. Unfortunately do not just grow out of these behaviors.
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ADHD signs and symptoms

A child with ADHD might:


  • daydream a lot
  • forget or lose things a lot
  • squirm or fidget
  • talk too much
  • make careless mistakes or take unnecessary risks
  • have a hard time resisting temptation
  • have trouble taking turns
  • have difficulty getting along with others
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Types of ADHD

The types of ADHD are Predominantly Inattentive Presentation, Predominantly Hyperactive-Impulsive Presentation, Combined Presentation.

How to tell if you have ADHD

The symptoms of ADHD include inattention and/or hyperactivity and impulsivity. These are traits that most children display at some point or another. Some of these symptoms can also be known as ADD
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ADHD in adults

Many adults with ADD/ADHD have a hard time managing their feelings especially when it comes to emotions like anger or frustration common emotional symptoms of adult ADD/ADHD include:


  • sense of underachievement
  • doesn’t deal well with frustration
  • easily flustered and stressed out
  • irritability or mood swings

Ways to control your ADHD

You can get a stress ball, go for runs, walk your pet, go outside and just get a fresh breath of air or anything that calms you down.

Sources

google.com

adhd.com

adhdsymptoms.com

waystodealwithadhd.org

webmd.com

cdc.gov