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What’s Next? Three Tips For Managing ADD or ADHD

What's Next? Three Tips For Managing ADD or ADHD, Frank Coppola, new yorkOnce you have been accurately diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADD), you can begin to explore ways to alleviate or even overcome your symptoms. This search should start with an experienced professional – most likely your physician. He or she can suggest coping mechanisms and changes that can immediately begin to improve your life.

Many people who suffer from ADD – especially adults who have gone their entire lives without treatment – also suffer from very low self-esteem. Their symptoms […]

The Value in Knowing That You Have ADD or ADHD

The Value in Knowing That You Have ADD or ADHD, Frank Coppola

If you have attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), there is a great value in knowing that you are challenged with phenomenon. Many people – especially adults – with ADD/ADHD do not seek diagnosis or treatment for the ADD/ADHD. They blame themselves for their inability to concentrate and try to “fix things” by themselves. There are many ways to treat ADD/ADHD these days so if you think you may have it, make an appointment with your physician right away.

Your physician will most likely […]

Do I Have ADD, ADHD?

Do I Have ADD, ADHD? The Symptoms and Diagnosis of Attention Deficit Disorder, Frank Coppola

The Symptoms and Diagnosis of Attention Deficit Disorder

Over the past decade, instances of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have increased rapidly. This could be primary because doctors are finally able to recognize the symptoms quickly, but there are other theories regarding the increase as well. For both adults and children, ADD can create symptoms that range from slightly annoying to life-altering.

Part of the problem with diagnosing ADD is that […]

Focus and Concentration – Can Vitamins Really Help?

Our bodies are a complex thing. In many cases, we take our bodies for granted. If you have ADD, you probably have a hard time focusing or concentrating on a task for long periods of time. People with ADD get bored quickly, and this can have a detrimental effect on much of our lives.

For anybody, not just people who have ADD, nutrition is very important. Our bodies need Vitamins, minerals and nutrients to function properly, and when we don’t feed our bodies these things, it can have devastating effects on our memories […]

Top Ten Signs, Behaviors Or Symptoms Related to ADD-ADHD

Did you know that more and more adults are seeking help for problems related to the signs, symptoms and/or behavior of people with ADD/ADHD? ADD/ADHD is a bioneurological disorder that affects the prefrontal cortex of the brain and challenges areas of attention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. It’s been known for some time that attention deficit disorder (ADD); attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects a significant number of children.

It is estimated that anywhere between four to twelve percent of children in the United States suffer from ADD/ADHD. These symptoms continue into adulthood. It’s my […]