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Can ADHD Cause Problems With Memory?

2022 04 27 141309VeryWellHealth addresses the issue of memory and ADHD. This is a very comprehensive blog that addresses the subject matter in depth. If you wish to have a consultation to discuss your ADHD memory problems, click here.

“Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a developmental disorder that begins in childhood but often persists into adulthood. It is classified into three subtypes: inattentive type, hyperactive / impulsive type, and combination type.

“Inattentive symptoms include...

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Study links even mild Covid-19 to changes in the brain

CovidBy Nadia Kounang, CNN|Mar. 7th, 2022

If you had Covid-19 or a variant, and you think your brain is not functioning as well as it had in the past, you may be right! According to an article from CNN:

“People who have even a mild case of Covid-19 may have accelerated aging of the brain and other changes to it, according to a new study.

“The study, published Monday in the journal Nature, is believed to be the largest of its kind. It found that the brains of those who had Covid-19 had a greater...

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Does ADHD Medication Cause Unintentional Weight Loss?

2022 03 30 074832Parents are often concerned when their child loses their appetite or loses weight. Verywell Health recently reported on side effects of ADHD medication and the possibility of unintentional weight loss for both children and adults. The article was medically reviewed by Patricia Horosz, PharmD. 

The article reports, “ADHD can manifest differently in children than in adults, with children more likely to experience hyperactive symptoms. Despite this, both adults and children with ADHD tend to...

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ADHD and Menopausal Madness

2022 03 23 14011510 suggestions to help women with ADHD thrive in mid-life.

A timely article in Psychology Today addresses menopause and how it sometimes appears as ADHD. 

"Ladies, please don’t shoot the messenger when I say that menopause affects everything. E-v-er-y-thing. After we undergo “the change,” our estrogen levels plummet by about 65 percent, which then affects the uptake of dopamine from our already dopamine-deprived brains. These plummeting levels of estrogen also lead to decreased levels of...

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