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Attention Deficit

Inattentiveness, sudden high energy levels, prompt actions without the thought of its adverse reaction, learning disabilities, and restlessness are characteristic of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This neurodevelopmental disorder leads to poor performance in school-going children. In adults, it leads to substance abuse and unstable relationships. Appropriate behavioral therapy along with central nervous system stimulant and non-stimulant medications, cognitive therapy, and skill training help manage the symptoms.

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How to develop focus in children with attention disorders?

Query: Hi doctor, I am looking to hear from experts on how to help children and students (mainly, but not limited to, those with attention disorders) make and keep new year's resolutions. Kindly answer the following qestions, it would be helpful: 1) How can parents, teachers, and other trusted adults make ...  Read Full »

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Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. Here are the answers to your questions. 1) Guide them to make small, achievable goals. Once they achieve, they will be incentivized to continue and work on the next goal. 2) Reminders help, in the adult population, keep a timer for tasks so t...  Read Full »

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