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What is ADHD?

A Central Nervous System disorder, ADHD is the acronym for Attention Deficit Hypersensitivity Disorder. Formerly called “hyperkinesis or minimal brain dysfunction”, ADHD is one of the most widely spread brain disorder that impairs cognitive development more often in children than in adults (NIH Publication No. 96-3572, 1994). After adequate long-drawn sessions of diagnosis, ADHD is treated in various ways.

What Causes ADHD?

Learn more about the role of diet, parenting, food allergies and genetics play in ADHD.

Glossary of Terms

Find the definitions of terms used on this web site.

ADHD Directory of Services

Here you'll find everything in the way of services for ADHD children from Natural Health to Traditional treatment. Some Services are state specific, others work throughout the United States and many have online websites for more information.

Adult ADHD

ADHD or Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder affects thirty to fifty percent of adults who had ADHD in childhood. Accurate diagnosis of ADHD in adults is challenging and requires attention to early development, and symptoms of inattention, distractibility, impulsivity and emotional lability.

ADHD Testimonials

We hope these testimonials serve to inspire you and give you the information you need to make a difference in the life of your ADHD child.

Special Education Legal Rights

Find information on your legal rights as a parent of an ADHD child. Download the Department of Education IDEA Regs.



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