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“ADHD and Spring Cleaning: 10 Survival Tips”

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This May 7, 2008 Health Central article talks a little about tips for folks who have ADHD and are considering doing some spring cleaning offering things to consider about how to approach it and things to ask yourself as you consider the task.

English: Spring Cleaning on the River Teviot T...

English: Spring Cleaning on the River Teviot This Vacuum Cleaner must have been washed up after the Snow melt (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Study finds racial and ethnic disparities in ADHD diagnosis”

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This February 16, 2014 Penn State News article talks about a recent study that offers some insight into the reasons race and ethnic background may play a role in whether or not a child with ADHD is officially diagnosed with the disorder.

 

English: Symptoms of ADHD described by the lit...

English: Symptoms of ADHD described by the literature (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

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“Research Shows How Ritalin Affects Brains of Kids With ADHD: Medication activates areas associated with the disorder, scans show”

The cerebellum is largely responsible for coor...

The cerebellum is largely responsible for coordinating the unconscious aspects of proprioception. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This May 31, 2013 article on the Health Day Consumer News website talks about recent findings that show Ritalin affects the parts of the brain in kids with ADHD that have been long suspected as the areas where deficiencies have been long thought to be.

“Changes to psychiatry’s ‘bible’ could widen definition of ADHD”

English: Symptoms of ADHD described by the lit...

English: Symptoms of ADHD described by the literature (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This April 13, 2013 article on the myfoxphilly.com website talks about upcoming changes to the diagnostic criteria for ADHD

thinkythink

Not Pennsylvania specific, but this blog offers a lot of tips and insight for folks with ADHD …. thinkythink.

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