Physicians unsure on adult version of hyperactivity disorder

Adults who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may not get the help they need, because physicians lack awareness of the condition. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a condition associated with children. Yet it can also occur in adults and is estimated to affect as many as eight million Americans. Adult ADHD is a factor… Read More Physicians unsure on adult version of hyperactivity disorder

Percentage of Pre-Schoolers Suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Shocking statistics from the National Institute of Mental Health, are reporting that between 3 and 5 young children in every 100 have some kind of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This is 3 to 5% of pre-schoolers having difficulties focussing, acting on impulse and or not being able to sit still for seconds at a time.… Read More Percentage of Pre-Schoolers Suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Acute ametropia linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or attention deficit disorder presented with significant ametropia but infrequent convergence insufficiency or heterotropia, according to a study. The study included 51 children with a mean age of 9.9 years; 32 study participants were diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and 19 were diagnosed with attention deficit disorder.… Read More Acute ametropia linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder