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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Dopamine: What’s the Association Between Them? adhd dopamine

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Dopamine: What’s the Association Between Them?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 6.1 million children in the US were diagnosed with ADHD in 2016. ADHD symptoms might differ from person to person, but they frequently involve issues with focus, attention, and impulse control. Although the exact etiology of […]

What Are Similarities and Dissimilarities between Dyslexia and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)? dyslexia and adhd

What Are Similarities and Dissimilarities between Dyslexia and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Dyslexia and ADHD are two neurological characteristics that can impede learning. The signs of ADHD and dyslexia can be difficult to distinguish at times, as both can cause difficulties with reading and writing. However, while the symptoms may look similar, the underlying causes are very different. […]

Debunking Myths About ADHD – is it Over-diagnosed And Overtreated? ADHD Is it overdiagnosed and overtreated

Debunking Myths About ADHD – is it Over-diagnosed And Overtreated?

ADHD mostly receives negative press coverage relative to other neurodivergent conditions. A common belief among the general public is that doctors tend to over-diagnose ADHD, especially following the global pandemic. While we tend to disagree with this widely held opinion, a 2021 meta-analysisi reported evidence […]

Relationship between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) & Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): adhd and autism

Relationship between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) & Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD):

Autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) sometimes resemble one another. Individuals with this illness may have difficulty concentrating. They may be aggressive or have difficulty communicating. They may struggle with schooling and interpersonal interactions. Although ADHD and Autism may have similar symptoms, both ADHD […]

Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD): RSD Connection with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Brains rejection sensitive dysphoria

Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (RSD): RSD Connection with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Brains

Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria is a disorder that causes excessive emotional sensitivity and pain as a result of real or perceived rejection, taunting, or criticism. The link of Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria and ADHD is yet unknown to researchers. Some believe it is related to emotional instability, […]