News and Links

We have compiled highly regarded websites to provide you with information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of ADHD.  Learn more about research and support as well.

WebMD: ADD and ADHD Health Center

Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder information

National Institute of Mental Health: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder facts and research

CHADD: Organization providing support and advocacy for people with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

ADDitude Magazine online

ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), also referred to as Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), is one of the most common childhood conditions that involve behavioral symptoms such as inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impulsiveness. Although the condition may begin during childhood, it can continue through adolescence and adulthood. Signs of ADHD include a short attention span or being easily distracted, restlessness, constant fidgeting or overactivity and being impulsive. ADHD can be hard to diagnose and even harder to understand.