Explaining the ADHD Brain: Prefrontal Cortex, Emotions, Overwhelm & More : ADDITUDE


Misinformation about attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) abounds among the patients at my busy practice. Many think medication alone will control their symptoms. Others believe that ADHD will not affect their lives once they have graduated from college. And almost none fully understand the way the ADHD brainworks to produce the symptoms they experience. To help, I have developed the Intersection Model — a framework that can be used throughout an individual’s life to make sense of behaviors, impulses, and emotions, and to create strategies to manage them.

 

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Chronic Stress Could Lead To Depression And Dementia, Scientists Warn


People who live a stressful life could have a higher risk of developing depression or dementia, researchers have revealed.A review of previous studies has revealed that chronic stress and anxiety

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