Photo Credit: ADDitute ADHD stands for ‘Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder,' and it is a mental disorder in which your child exhibits unusual behavior. ADHD is characterized by a loss of focus, concentration, and attention span which stops your child from being calm, attentive, and obedient by causing him to forget what he has just learned and increase the tendency to daydream in the middle of something important.
The brain is one of the largest and most complex organs in the human body. It is made up of more than 100 billion nerves that communicate in trillions of connections called synapses, controls all functions of the body and interprets information. Sometimes you find your mind wandering to somewhere else occasionally when you should be focused on something. This is not a good thing, because this could lead to poor performance at school or work, inability to complete daily tasks, missing important details and
Don't worry if you feel like you're spending all of your time stressing about your pregnancy; you're not alone. All expecting mothers experience stress during their pregnancy. Chemicals like adrenaline and cortisol are released when you're stressed, and they prepare your body for the physical exertion of fight or flight.
The diagnosis of bipolar disease in children and adolescents is still up for debate. This is because bipolar disorder symptoms in children are not necessarily the same as in adults. Their moods and behaviors may differ from what doctors look for in adults when diagnosing the disorder. Many of the symptoms of bipolar disorder in children are similar to those of other disorders that can affect children, such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a chronic condition that affects millions of children and often continues into adulthood. ADHD includes a combination of persistent problems, such as difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity and impulsive behavior. Does your child fail to sustain attention, behave within appropriate limits at home and in public, or sit quietly when they’re expected to do so?
Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) usually appear between the ages of three and six. Attempting to manage this disease is a challenging task, and it is even more difficult in the case of children. However, there are many methods for managing this illness, and following a certain diet is one such technique to assist your child get it under control.
Exposure to paracetamol in the womb may increase a child’s risk for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder, suggests a study funded by U.S. National Institutes of Health and the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality. The study was conducted by Xiaobing Wang, M.D., of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, and colleagues.
A new study has found that obesity in pregnant women can prevent brain development in babies until the second trimester. Under the guidance of researchers from the Grossman School of Medicine in New York, the study linked a high body mass index (BMI), which is an indicator of excess weight, with changes in two areas of the brain, the forearm and the islet previous. These regions play an important role in decision-making and behavior, with disorders previously associated with attention deficit / hyperactivity
What is ADHD? ADHD known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder, is a chronic disease that includes attention difficulties, hyperactivity and impulsivity, which generally means that it can last a lifetime. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is widespread in children. Children with ADHD may have a hard time concentrating, controlling impulsive behavior, or even being hyperactive.
These chemicals, or hormones, are made in the thyroid gland in the neck and can affect the growth of the fetus. Researchers suspect that impaired production or hypothyroidism may contribute to the development of attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which is the most common neurodevelopmental disease of children in the United States. Led by a researcher at the Long Island School of Medicine in New York, a new study found that in children whose mothers were diagnosed with hypothyroidism shortly before
In 2002 After scooping the £9.7m jackpot the brash then-19-year- old Micheal Carroll who was born on 29 March 1983, earned the nickname 'King of the Chavs', boasting of spending his winnings on drugs, booze, and hookers. Carroll's father was a Royal Air Force engineer while his mother worked in a canning factory When Carroll was a few months old, his father was sentenced to 11 years in a military prison for stabbing a couple after getting into a fight at a dance.
HEALTH - Know More About ADHD, One Of Leading Cause Of children's Inability To Concentrate In School
The acronym ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, like the headline of this article says, it is one of the leading cause of student's inability to concentrate. Most parents are unaware of this disorder and so they use incorrect method to treat a child with this disorder.
Mental illness in Children It's an outstanding fact that children today have far more mental illnesses today than say 50 years ago. They may appear smarter and many are but the majority are struggling beneath the surface to cope with day-to-day life. More is expected of them but in the society of my region they are not prepared for it physically or mentally. They are mollycoddled when young to the extent that they don't know how to overcome their difficulties. But that is only one of the problems. As a grand-mother
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While it can be easy to assume that all celebs lived enchanted lives and never got into any trouble, this isn't always the case.Celebrities have had all kinds of experiences and life situations, and they also have many relatable stories.
5 Symptoms of ADHD That Discreetly Ruin Your Life People regularly don't understand they have ADHD, considering their particularity a character quality. Nonetheless, it can prompt major issues in regular daily existence. I have found a few principle signs you can use to identify the problem in yourself or your friends and family. Concentration issues People with ADHD regularly can't keep to a severe timetable. Aside from confusion and neglect, there are the accompanying side effects: You can't zero in
There are times when an adult is diagnosed with ADD or ADHD only after their child is diagnosed. In these cases, it is often after their child's diagnosis that light bulbs go off in their spouse's head as behaviours that hurt and sabotage their marriage are recognized as symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and not a lack of caring or motivation. Even with this awareness, the presence of ADHD in a marriage can lead to unhealthy responses along with feelings of being overwhelmed and resentful.
AUTISM SERIES: MEANING OF AUTISM. This may sound weird to you. Autism, which is derived from a Greek word. It’s fine. Most of us don’t know about it. Autism is a disorder that presents itself in childhood. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder. These disorders affect the individual’s emotion, learning ability, self-control, motor function, language, non-verbal communication and memory. They last for a lifetime. Examples of these disorders are ADHD, Tourette’s syndrome, schizophrenia. Some of us might
Years ago, I wrote something that received some surprising criticism. I’m dyslexic, and I decided to post an update without using any of the writing tools I typically use, just to show people how useful they are. Despite the fact that I introduced the post by explaining it was an example of how challenging writing can be for someone with dyslexia, someone responded by pointing out all my spelling and grammar mistakes. Thankfully, most people understood my message: Yes, dyslexia can make some things harder